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HIPAA 5010 Companion Guide Updated

June 28, 2013

An updated version of the HIPAA 5010 Companion Guide is now available on the HIPAA 5010 page of the Medi-Cal website under the “Technical Specifications” heading. The updates to the guide are as follows.

  • The “Other Diagnosis Information” and “Other Procedure Information” rows in the Health Care Claim: Institutional section now contain comments relating to the diagnosis related groups (DRG) reimbursement methodology.
  • The “Sender Depository Financial Institution (DFI) Identification” and “Sender Bank Account Number” rows in the Health Care Claim Payment/Advice section now contain the information for the new Originating Depository Financial Institution (ODFI).