Frequently Asked Questions About Electronic Transaction Standards Adopted Under HIPAA. Where can I obtain implementation guides for the standards?

09/08/2000

The implementation guides for the ASC X12N standards may be obtained from the Washington Publishing Company, 806 W. Diamond Ave., Suite 400, Gaithersburg, MD, 20878; telephone: 301-949-9740; FAX: 301-949-9742. These guides are also available at no cost through the Washington Publishing Company on the Internet at http://www.wpc-edi.com/hipaa/.

The implementation guide for retail pharmacy standards is available from the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs, 4201 North 24th Street, Suite 365, Phoenix, AZ, 85016; telephone: 602-957-9105; FAX: 602-955-0749. It is also available from the NCPDP’s website athttp://www.ncpdp.org.