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All Payer Claims: Data Element Comparison

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Action Name Data Element ID Version State/Organization
Service Provider Specialty MC032 December 1, 2010 - v2.1 Massachusetts
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 June 7, 2013 - v3.1 Massachusetts
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 October 1, 2014 - v4.0 Massachusetts
Data Element: Service Provider Specialty MC032 - December 1, 2010 - v2.1
(Massachusetts)
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 - June 7, 2013 - v3.1
(Massachusetts)
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 - October 1, 2014 - v4.0
(Massachusetts)
[Shared]Data Element ID MC032 MC032 MC032
[Unshared]Definition Specialty Code Taxonomy Code Taxonomy Code
[Shared] State / Source Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
[Unshared]Data Type Text External Code Source 5 - Text External Code Source 5 - Text
[Unshared]Data Type Description Taxonomy External Code Source 5 - Taxonomy External Code Source 5 - Taxonomy
[Unshared]Format External Code Source 13 - AND/OR - Carrier Defined Reference Table varchar[10] varchar[10]
[Unshared]Length 50 10 10
[Shared]Column 33 33 33
[Shared]Threshold 1 1 1
[Unshared]Encrypted No
[Unshared]Required All
[Unshared]APCD - GIC Carrier Threshold 1 Not Supplied Not Supplied
[Unshared]Cat Not Supplied A2 A2
[Unshared]Condition Not Supplied All All
[Unshared]Date Active (version) '6/24/2010 Not Supplied Not Supplied
[Unshared]Element Submission Guideline As defined by payer. Dictionary for specialty code values must be supplied to DHCFP. Specialty codes shall include specialties for all medical, vision, behavioral health and dental providers. Report the standard code that defines this provider for this line of service. Taxonomy values allow for the reporting of nurses, assistants and laboratory technicians, where applicable, as well as Physicians, Medical Groups, Facilities, etc. Report the standard code that defines this provider for this line of service. Taxonomy values allow for the reporting of nurses, assistants and laboratory technicians, where applicable, as well as Physicians, Medical Groups, Facilities, etc.
[Shared]File MC MC MC
[Unshared]Old Length 50 Not Supplied Not Supplied
Data Element: Service Provider Specialty MC032 - December 1, 2010 - v2.1
(Massachusetts)
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 - June 7, 2013 - v3.1
(Massachusetts)
Service Provider Taxonomy MC032 - October 1, 2014 - v4.0
(Massachusetts)
There are no enumerated permissible values for these data elements.
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