Change Request Detail
No.
1162
Date
11/18/2011
Submitter
Type of Request
Premium Payment to a Health Plan
Status
DSMO Process Completed
Business Reason
California's Medicaid (Medi-Cal) is requesting an expansion of the ENT01 element at Loop 2000A - Organization Summary from 6 digits to at least a maximum of 7 digits.  Medi-Cal currently has one managed care health plan with 880,000 beneficiaries and they are anticipated to grow to over 1 million within the next two years.
Suggestion
Expand the lengh attributes of the ENT01 at Loop 2000A Organization Summary from 6 to at least a maximum of 7 digits.
DSMO Category
D
Recommendation
No Change before the DSMO can consider the request, a change request must be made to the underlying base ASC X12 standard.  Please submit a data maintenance request to X12  

http://www.x12.org/x12org/subcommittees/dev/workrequests/Index.cfm

and once the change has been  incorporated into the standard, please re-enter your request.

Appeal Recommendation