Archived News Items

News and notices within the past year

Date News Item

December 14, 2015

Notice of Proposed Revised Rules:
Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASCX12C/005010X231 Implementation Acknowledgment For Health Care Insurance (999), v3.0, and Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the TA1, Interchange Acknowledgment Segment (Appendix C.1 of the ASC X12C/005010X231 Implementation Acknowledgment For Health Care Insurance (999)), v3.0

December 1, 2015

Use new, updated version of Minnesota Uniform Form for Prescription Drug Prior Authorization (PA) Requests and Formulary Exceptions

November 23, 2015

Notice of Proposed Revised Rule and Thirty Day Public Comment Period November 23 - December 22, 2015 for "Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X214E2 Health Care Claim Acknowledgment (277), version 5.0"

November 23, 2015

Notice of Request for Comments Regarding "Biennial Review of Rulemaking Procedures and Rules Related to the Minnesota Health Care Administrative Simplification Act, Minnesota Statutes, Sections 62J.50 to 62J.61”

  • November 23, 2015 State Register notice (PDF) announcing a thirty day public comment period,  November 23 – December 22, 2015 as part of the biennial review noted above, as well as a meeting to receive oral and written comments about the rulemaking procedures in section 62J.61. The meeting will be held in Room 226, Golden Rule Building, 85 East Seventh Place, St. Paul, Minnesota 55101, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 22, 2015.

June 1, 2015

New Implementation and Compliance Update 10.0 (PDF) “Use ICD-10 for health care dates of service on or after 10/01/2015”

June 1, 2015

Minnesota Department of Health announces adoption into rule of three revised Minnesota Uniform Companion Guides (MUCGs):

  • Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X222A1 Health Care Claim: Professional (837), version 10.0;
  • Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X223A2 Health Care Claim: Institutional (837), version 10.0;
  • Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X224A2 Health Care Claim: Dental (837), version 10.0.

June 1, 2015 State Register announcement of the adoption of the above v10.0 MUCGs (PDF)

March 9, 2015

Minnesota Department of Health announces adoption into rule of two revised Minnesota Uniform Companion Guides (MUCGs): The v10.0 MUCG for the Implementation of the ASC X12/005010X279A1 Health Care Eligibility Benefit Inquiry and Response (270/271); and The v10.0 MUCG for the Implementation of the Implementation of the ASC X12/005010X221A1 Health Care Claim Payment Advice (835).

March 9, 2015 State Register announcement of the adoption of the v10.0 MUCGs (PDF)

Updated Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 07:23AM