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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

ASC X12N Health Care Eligibility Benefit Inquiry and Response (270/271)
ASC X12N Health Care Eligibility Benefit Inquiry and Response (270/271) Standard or Specification

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Description: The ASC X12N 270/271 Health Care Eligibility Benefit Inquiry and Response transaction is recognized by the United States Federal Government as the standard for the dental, professional, and institutional health care eligibility benefit inquiry and response transaction in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Please contact the Chief Business Office to obtain information pertaining to this standard.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.4
Decision Date: 04/07/2019 at 21:08:00 UTC
Aliases: ASC, X12
Introduced By: Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO) TRM Team
Standards Body: ASCX12
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (04/07/2019 at 21:08:00 UTC).