New HIPAA Standard Transaction Rules Released

On Friday, January 16, 2009, the Office of the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services published in the Federal Register final rules pertaining to: Health Insurance Reform; Modifications to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Electronic Transaction Standards (74 Federal Register 3295-3328); and, HIPAA Administrative Simplification: Modifications to Medical Data Code Set Standards to Adopt ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS (74 Federal Register 3328-3362).

Final 5010 Rule

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 45 CFR Part 162 | [CMS–0009–F] | RIN 0938–AM50 Health Insurance Reform; Modifications to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Electronic Transaction Standards AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, HHS. ACTION: Final rule. Download (Requires Acrobat Reader)

Proposed 5010 Rule

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 45 CFR Part 162 | [CMS–0009–P] | RIN 0938–AM50 Health Insurance Reform; Modifications to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Electronic Transaction Standards AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, HHS. ACTION: Proposed rule. Download (Requires Acrobat Reader)