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X12

Also known as "ANSI X12" and "ASC X12," it is a protocol from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for electronic data interchange (EDI). X12 was the primary North American standard for defining EDI transactions. It merged with EDIFACT in 1997. See EDI.
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ASC X12 and ACORD are also developing a plan for partnership, with ASC X12 members to become subscriber members of ACORD while retaining membership in ASC X12.
Providers, payers and other covered entities that want to process ICD-10 code set transactions must be compliant with the ASC X12 Version 5010 electronic health care transaction standards as mandated by HIPAA.
Aside from the ASC X12 standards, another initiative will impact payer interoperability and data capture.
* Effective January 1, 2005, all information exchanges among DoD systems shall use the DLMS ANSI ASC X12 or equivalent XML schema for all business processes supported by the DoD 4000.25 series of manuals.
TransConnect allows access to EDI rules and data in real-time, and users may perform edits and reformat data from internal application formats the ASC X12 standard.
As yet there is no common dictionary of labeling standards for XML such as the ASC X12 dictionary for EDT.
Suppliers and customers now can deliver or receive documents in ASC X12 standards or flat files via the Internet, VAN, direct dial, or FTP (File Transfer Protocol), depending on the situation or trading partner needs.
Transaction-set formatting is specified by industrywide standards; in the United States it's ANSI ASC X12, and in Europe it's EDIFACT.
What ASC X12 Transaction sets are utilized in your ERS process?
On which ANSI, NACHA or other industry committees does your bank serve (e.g., Bankers EDI Council, ASC X12, etc.)?