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Minnesota Administrative Uniformity Committee (AUC)
The Minnesota Administrative Uniformity Committee (AUC) is a voluntary, broad-based group representing Minnesota health care public and private payers, hospitals, health care providers and state agencies, working to standardize, streamline, and simplify health care administrative processes.

Administrative Simplification in Minnesota
As part of the of the Health Care Administrative Simplification Act (ASA) of 1994, the Minnesota Department of Health's (MDH) Center for Health Care Purchasing Improvement (CHCPI) develops and implements rules (i.e., Minnesota uniform companion guides) for the standard, electronic exchange of health care administrative transactions pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 62J.536 and related rules. This work is being undertaken in consultation with the AUC.


March 27, 2015

newThe March 27, 2015 AUC Newsletter (PDF: 221KB/5pgs) is now available.

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.

Links to v10.0 MUCG 270/271:

Links to v10.0 MUCG 835:

Archive of news and notices posted on the AUC website within the past year

Collection of Minnesota Department of Health's (MDH) "Implementation and Compliance Updates"

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