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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.

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May 22, 2017

newNotice of Proposed Revised Rule: Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide (MUCG) for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X214E2 Health Care Claim: Acknowledgment (277), version 7.0, and announcement of 30 day public comment period.

The Minnesota Department of Health has published an announcement in the State Register of a proposed revised rule, the Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X214E2 Health Care Claim Acknowledgment (277), version 7.0 (PDF), as well as a 30-day public comment opportunity on the proposed v7.0 rule. The rule is shown in strikeout-underline format to show changes from the previously adopted v6.0 rule.

May 22, 2017 State Register notice (pages 1349-51), with information regarding submission of comments during the 30-day public comment period.

May 22, 2017

newNotice of Proposed Revised Rule: Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide (MUCG) for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X221A1 Health Care Claim: Payment/Advice (835), version 11.0, and announcement of 30 day public comment period.

The Minnesota Department of Health has published an announcement in the State Register of a proposed revised rule, the Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X221A1 Health Care Claim Payment/Advice (835), version 11.0 (PDF), as well as a 30-day public comment opportunity on the proposed v11.0 rule. The rule is shown in strikeout-underline format to show changes from the previously adopted v10.0 rule.

May 22, 2017 State Register notice (pages 1351-53), with information regarding submission of comments during the 30-day public comment period.

May 15, 2017

Resources to Prevent Cybercrime in Health Care

A cyber attack ("ransomware attack") initiated on May 12, 2017 targeted health care organizations in other countries. For tips on how to protect your organization from the recent cyber attack, see the US Department of Homeland Security, US Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) notice and its publication "Ransomware: What it is and what to do about it." For more information about health care as a target of cyber crime, see the recent WEDI issue brief "The Rampant Growth of Cybercrime in Healthcare."

May 15, 2017

Notice of Proposed Revised Rule: Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide (MUCG) for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X224A2 Health Care Claim: Dental (837), version 11.1, and announcement of 30 day public comment period.

The Minnesota Department of Health has published an announcement in the State Register of proposed rules for the Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide (MUCG) for the Implementation of the ASC X12N/005010X224A2 Health Care Claim: Dental (837), version 11.1 (PDF), as well as a 30-day public comment opportunity on the proposed v11.1 rules. The v11.1 rule is shown in strikeout-underline format to show changes from the previously adopted v10.0 and the proposed v11.1.

May 15, 2017 State Register notice (pages 1325-27), with information regarding submission of comments during the 30-day public comment period.


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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