X12 Studio provides validation capabilities that can be used to validate claims, enrollments, and other HIPAA X12 EDI file types. X12 Studio can be used to test those files by reading, validating, and producing an X12 999 Acknowledgement (ACK). The 5010 999 ACK replaced the previous version – 4010 997 ACK. The 999 ACK informs the submitter that the EDI submitted is validated according to the receiver’s implementation guide. This validation includes the results describing the quality of the functional group’s syntax. Sometimes this validation is referred to as WEDI SNIP level edits 1 and 2.
Steps to Generate the 999 ACK
To start, download X12 Studio and install the application:
Launch the application and open an existing 837I, 837P, 834, or any of the HIPAA X12 EDI files:
Click on the Generate ACK 999 icon in the top menu:
View the Output tab at…
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Steps to Generate the PDF 1500CMS or UB04 Forms
To start, download X12 Studio and install the application:
Launch the application and open an existing 837I or 837P X12 EDI format:
Click on the Generate PDF icon in the top menu:
View the Output tab at the bottom of the application. This…
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Rule 1 – Balancing Claim Charge Amounts
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