The Medical Group Management Association has sent a letter to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius outlining significant problems with federal reimbursement of claims following the transition to the HIPAA 5010 transaction sets.

MGMA urges HHS to instruct Medicare Administrative Contractors to immediately provide advance payment for practices struggling to meet the 5010 mandate, permit covered entities to submit and accept version 4010 claims until at least June 30, 2012, and to delay enforcement of 5010 until at least that date.

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