HIPAA's Temporary Reprieve

Morrison, Malcolm H.
November 2003
Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Nov2003, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p66
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to accept health care claims that are noncompliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act's electronic transactions and code set provisions. Ramifications of the decision; Benefits of the decision for health care facilities; Recommendations issued by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society after the announcement of CMS.


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