HIPAA Administrative Simplification Resources and FAQs
What is Administrative Simplification?
Who We Are
What We Do
NSG uses recommendations from the industry to develop and enforce regulations that adopt standards, operating rules, unique identifiers, and code sets, that all covered entities must follow when conducting administrative health care transactions, called HIPAA Standard Transactions.
Administrative Simplification Overview
NSG oversees, statutes and regulations, and how requirements are adopted and updated.
Basic Fact Sheets
Health Care Attachments Proposed Rule
Proposed Adoption of Standards for Health Care Attachments Transactions, Acknowledgment Transactions, and Electronic Signatures, and Operating Rules for Acknowledgment Transactions, and Modification to Referral Certification and Authorization Transaction Standards (CMS 0053-P) Information Bulletin (PDF)
F6 Proposed Rule
NSG enforces Administrative Simplification standards by: Responding to complaints about noncompliance and conducting proactive compliance reviews.
Filing a Complaint and Testing Compliance
Compliance Review Program
HIPAA Enforcement Statistics
Is a line of tools designed to help HIPAA covered entities, their partners, and the health care community comply with statutory and regulatory requirements for standards for electronic health care transactions and operating rules.
Frequently Asked Questions
Keep Up to Date!
Keep checking the website for latest news and events.