Explosive growth in digital health over the last few years means there are many developers and managers who haven’t worked under HIPAA before. This guide is written for startups (and small businesses operating online) who could use some help with the basics of HIPAA compliance.
The health care electronic funds transfers (EFT) and remittance advice transaction is the transmission of either of the following for health care:
(a) The transmission of any of the following from a health plan to a health care provider:
(2) Information about the transfer of funds.
(3) Payment processing information.
(b) The transmission of either of the following from a health plan to a health care provider:
(1) Explanation of benefits.
(2) Remittance advice.
[65 FR 50367, Aug. 17, 2000, as amended at 77 FR 1590, Jan. 10, 2012; 77 FR 48043, Aug. 10, 2012]