Accredited Standards Committee X12

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Accredited Standards Committee X12

An American National Standards Institute (ANSI) group leading development of electronic data interchange protocols for business transactions. ASCX12 standards form the basis for healthcare data exchange under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
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This includes developing and implementing guidelines for recognized EDI standards, providing education on their use and participating in ASCX12, where there is a broad-based participation by the health care industry.
MediMedia has worked collaboratively with standards development organizations, such as the National Council of Prescription Drug Programs, ASCX12 and Health Level 7 to develop and test electronic prior authorization standards.