If you are a provider or trading-partner (billing organizations, vendors,
and clearinghouses) that elects to not use TexMedConnect to submit
transactions electronically to TMHP, you must test your software to make
sure it is compatible with TMHP EDI services. Once you have tested your
software, you can have your account activated with TMHP and begin using EDI.
TMHP has selected the EDIFECS CommerceDesk automated tool for EDI
compliance testing. CommerceDesk is a comprehensive, web-based transaction
compliance testing and certification solution. Entities may enroll online
with EDIFECS and begin testing within 24 hours. EDIFECS will also provide
automated tracking of testing results, reporting capabilities, and will
assist in resolving errors. Providers can access this tool at
The TMHP system now receives and processes EDI claim transactions in the
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) X12 5010 format. Please call
the EDI Helpdesk at 1-888-863-3638
for questions concerning HIPAA 5010.
EDI Version 5010