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VA Technical Reference Model v 21.11

Foresight Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Validator Desktop
Foresight Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Validator Desktop Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: Foresight Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Validator Desktop is used for HIPAA compliance testing and ongoing data analysis, and ensures HIPAA compliance with Types 1-7 of 4010A1 and 5010 standard transactions. Used by programmers, support staff, and quality control analysts, it is a standalone transaction validation application for running behind organization firewalls. HIPAA Validator Desktop uses a transaction validation engine to apply HIPAA standard and custom companion guide edits to inbound and outbound transaction files. All errors are clearly highlighted and linked to the appropriate companion guide rule so the user will know exactly why a transaction failed. The Desktop checks the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) data and reports on any deviations from the guideline of user`s choice.

Data collected by this software is stored on the user`s local drive.
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.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v20.1
Decision Date: 01/27/2020
Aliases: TIBCO
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: TIBCO
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (01/27/2020).