Go-to-Answers | Frequently Asked Questions

“Go-to-Answers” is the short name for the HIPAA Administrative Simplification Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about existing statute, regulation and policy, or technical or operational issues, which we will continue to respond to.  Go-to-Answers do not establish new policy or provide new guidance, but will help the inquirer to locate or better understand and focus on existing statute, regulation, policy and guidance, and may provide brief operational or technical information.

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Date: 12/21/2018
Health Plan Identifier Notice of Proposed Rulemaking FAQs (DOCX)


DNS has created a special mailbox to receive questions, comments and feedback on Guidance Letters, Bulletins, and FAQs, and any other related matters. The address for that mailbox is AdministrativeSimplification@cms.hhs.gov.

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