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The Health Care Claim Acknowledgement Implementation Guide describes the use of the ANSI ASC X12 Health Care Information Status Notification (277) transaction set for the following business usage:
  • Provide claim status information from the payer without health care provider solicitation. For example, acknowledgement of a health care claim transmission.

Primary Trading Partners

Trading partners include:
  • Health care payers
  • Health care providers
  • Clearinghouses
  • Value added networks
  • Third party service bureaus who provide service(s) to these health care entities


Intended only for use for health care claim acknowledgement. Not intended for additional information/documentation requests or pended claim lists.


This is the first implementation guide for this business purpose.


ASC X12N Workgroup:
  • ANSI ASC X12N Health Care Claims Workgroup (TG2/WG2)
  • ANSI ASC X12N Health Care Claim Payment Workgroup (TG2/WG3)

Additional Information

Registered 6/5/2002 Published 2/1/2004
Transaction Set ID 277 Standard Version 004040
ASC X12 DM# Owning Group X12N/TG2/WG5