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  • » ACS (Accredited Standard Committee) founded in 1979 - helped develop EDI
  • » ANSI (American National Standards Institute) *founded in 1918
  • » CGS (Cigna Government Services)
  • » CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)
  • » HIPAA (The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996)
  • » 5010 92nd version of electronic medical billing format) called HIPAA-2
  • » ICD (International Classification of Disease)
  • » LCD (local coverage determination)
  • » MCO (Managed Care Organization)
  • » NCPDP (National Council for Prescription Drug Program)
  • » NGS (National Government Services)
  • » NUCC (National Uniform Claim Committee)
  • » WEDI (Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange)
  • » WHO (World Health Organization)

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