The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has extended the non-enforcement period for the HIPAA 5010 transaction sets another 90 days through June 30, 2012.

CMS last November announced an enforcement delay through March for the transactions, which had a compliance deadline of Jan. 1, 2012. CMS now says stakeholders continue to make progress, but still have a ways to go. Medicare Fee-For-Service, for instance, has a 70 percent compliance rate for Part A claims and more than 90 percent for Part B.

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