Industry Topics and Comment Letters

 

The table below provides resources available for public industry issues for which CAQH CORE submitted a comment letter, held a public call, provided public testimony, etc.  

 

Date Activity Letter for Download
7/29/16 CAQH CORE, on behalf of the CAQH CORE Board, submitted a letter to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in response to the NCVHS Recommendation on adoption of the Phase IV Rules. CAQH CORE Board Letter to HHS on Phase IV
6/13/16 CAQH CORE, on behalf of the CAQH CORE Board, submitted a letter to the Chair of NCVHS in response to the Draft NCVHS Recommendation to HHS on Adoption of the Phase IV Rules. CAQH CORE Board Letter to NCVHS on the NCVHS Recommendation
3/31/16 CAQH CORE, on behalf of the CAQH CORE Board, submitted a letter to the Chair of NCVHS to urge NCVHS to recommend adoption of the Phase IV Operating Rules to the Secretary of HHS. CAQH CORE Board Letter to NCVHS on Phase IV Operating Rules
10/21/15 The CAQH CORE Board presented the successfully completed Phase IV CAQH CORE Operating Rules to NCVHS for its consideration and recommendation to the Secretary of HHS. CAQH CORE Phase IV Letter to NCVHS
7/28/15 Per the event below, the CAQH CORE Board elected to submit its own public comment to HHS on the Request for Information (RFI) on the Health Plan Identifier (HPID). CAQH CORE Board Comment Letter on HPID
7/21/15 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) sought comments on a Request for Information (RFI) on the Health Plan Identifier (HPID). Through a multistakeholder effort, CAQH CORE developed a model letter which entities can use at their discretion. Final Model Letter on HPID
6/16-17/15 On June 16th - 17th, 2015, Gwen Lohse, Managing Director of CAQH CORE, testified at the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics hearing for the Subcommittee on Standards, ACA Review Committee. Ms. Lohse gave testimony for eligibility, claim status and EFT/ERA.

Part 1: Eligibility

Part 2: Claim Status

Part 3: EFT/ERA

6/15/15 The CAQH CORE Board Statement on Commitment to Content, Infrastructure and Maintenance given to the NCVHS Subcommittee on Standards, ACA Review Committee. CAQH CORE Board Statement - Commitment to Content, Infrastructure and Maintenance
4/3/15 ONC accepted public comments on Connecting Health and Care for the Nation: A Shared Nationwide Interoperability Roadmap Draft Version 1.0. The CAQH CORE Board elected to offer public comments on the ONC Interoperability Roadmap. Comment Letter on ONC Interoperability Roadmap
2/6/15 ONC accepted public comments on a draft version of the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020. The CAQH CORE Board shared public comments on the Strategic Plan in early February 2015. Comment Letter on Federal Health IT Strategic Plan

3/3/14

In January 2014, HHS proposed a rule that requires a controlling health plan (CHP) to submit information and documentation demonstrating that it is compliant with certain standards and operating rules adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (the Secretary) under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). The CAQH CORE Board shared public comments on the proposed rule in March 2014. CAQH CORE Board Letter on Certification

 

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