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(15) Claim Submission – Standard Companion Guide Transaction Information


Standard Companion Guide Transaction Information, Instructions related to the 837 Health Care Claim: Institutional Transaction.  

Transaction Companion Guides (CGs) may contain two types of data, instructions for electronic communications with the publishing entity (Communications/Connectivity Instructions) and supplemental information for creating transactions for the publishing entity while ensuring compliance with the associated ASC X12 IG (Transaction Instructions). Either
the Communications/Connectivity component or the Transaction Instruction component  must be included in every CG.

Primary Toolkit:

Billing for Clinical Services

Keyword Area:

Billing, Claim Submissions, Immunization


Institutional Author:






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