Resources for
Electronic Transactions

The following resources are available to assist providers with online administrative functions.
 

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

 
To simplify and streamline transactions, UCare supports a variety of electronic data interchanges.
 

Electronic Claims Submission

Since May 2011, UCare has accepted electronic claims submission through two trading partners:

Change Healthcare

(formerly RelayHealth)

 

Phone: 1-877-411-7271

CHC_pcssupport@changehealthcare.com

www.changehealthcare.com

MN E-Connect/Health EC

(free, AUC compliant web-based claims data entry tool)

 

Phone: 1-877-444-7194 

support@healthec.com

MN E-Connect/Health EC Log In

Resources & Information

 

Providers can access the 270/271 transaction via Change Healthcare PCS Support. If your clearinghouse has not already done so, they can enroll with PCS to begin transmitting these transactions to your organization. Have your clearinghouse contact CHC_pcssupport@changehealthcare.com or call 1-877-411-7271 to begin the enrollment and provisioning process.
 
 
This Companion Guide is intended to describe to UCare trading partners the content and format of the Eligibility and Benefit 270/271 transaction set in the EDI environment.
Providers can access the 276/277 transaction via Change Healthcare PCS Support. If your clearinghouse has not already done so, they can enroll with PCS to begin transmitting these transactions to your organization. Have your clearinghouse contact CHC_pcssupport@changehealthcare.com or call 1-877-411-7271 to begin the enrollment and provisioning process.
 
 
This Companion Guide is intended to describe to UCare trading partners the content and format of the Health Care Claim Status Inquiry and Response 276/277 transaction set in the EDI environment.

Providers can access the 835 Remittance via Change Healthcare PCS Support. If your clearinghouse has not already done so, they can enroll with PCS to begin transmitting these transactions to your organization. Have your clearinghouse contact CHC_pcssupport@changehealthcare.com or call 1-877-411-7271 to begin the enrollment and provisioning process. 

Electronic Remittance Advice 835 Companion Guide (PDF)

This Companion Guide is intended to describe to UCare trading partners the content and format of the Electronic Remittance Advice 835 transaction set in the EDI environment.

As of March 1, 2017, UCare requires the corresponding taxonomy to be submitted whenever a National Provider Identification (NPI) is reported on a claim. When taxonomy is not reported on a claim that includes a NPI number(s), the claim will be rejected. Provider types that are not required to submit claims with NPI are not required to submit taxonomy on claims to UCare.

Taxonomy FAQ

EDI Definition and Acronyms

Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide 

Entities subject to Minnesota Statutes, section 62J.536 and related rules must follow the data content and other transaction-specific information of the Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide. A copy of the Minnesota Uniform Companion Guide is available at no charge from the Minnesota Department of Health at the above link.

Health Care Administrative Simplification Act (ASA)  

Minnesota Administrative Uniformity Committee (AUC)