Coronavirus (COVID-19) News and Resources
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Webcasts
Subscribe to Free Daily Newsletters
Post a Job

Featured Jobs

Retirement Plan Administrator

Steidle Pension Solutions, LLC
(Lebanon NJ)

Steidle Pension Solutions, LLC logo

Retirement Plan Consultant

DWC - The 401(k) Experts

DWC - The 401(k) Experts logo

Senior Plan Consultant

Jocelyn Pension Consulting
(Telecommute / San Rafael CA / Boulder CO)

Jocelyn Pension Consulting logo

Director of Regulatory Affairs

Health Plans Inc
(Westborough MA)

Health Plans Inc logo

Retirement Plan Administrator


SPS logo

Free Daily News and Jobs

“BenefitsLink continues to be the most valuable resource we have at the firm.”

-- An attorney subscriber

Get the BenefitsLink app LinkedIn

<< Previous news item   |   Next news item >>

NCVHS Makes Recommendations on Various Standards and Code Sets for HIPAA Transactions, Including HPIDs for Self-Insured Health Plans (PDF)
National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics Link to more items from this source
May 22, 2014
"To mitigate the confusion about the HPID among the health care industry, HHS should: [1] provide more guidance on the HPID/OEID specifically, clarifying when an HPID should be requested; [2] clarify the definition of health plan ... [3] explain the applicability of HPID to self-insured and fully-insured group health plans, specifically the extent to which all self-insured plans are required to obtain a HPID, where the HPID is to be used in the transaction and when a third party administrator is the entity processing the transaction on behalf of the self-insured plan ... [4] provide guidance on benefits and value of the HPID for health plans and providers and administrative simplification requirements[.]"

Please click here to report this link if it is broken (for example, if you see a "404 File Not Found" error message after you click on the link above).
An important word about authorship: BenefitsLink® is providing a hypertext link to the item shown above, but is not the author of the item (unless otherwise specified).
© 2020, Inc.