Availity optimizes information exchange between multiple health care stakeholders through a single, secure network. The Availity Health Information Network encompasses administrative, financial, and clinical services, supporting both real-time and batch electronic data interchange (EDI) via the web and through business to business (B2B) integration.

Challenges

  • Ensure compliance with new HIPAA 5010A healthcare legislation
  • Reduce risk involved in move to HIPAA 5010A
  • Improve customer loyalty and satisfaction
  • Increase operational efficiency
Thanks to the Informatica HIPAA 5010A Crosswalk Solution and the visionary approach of the Informatica team, Availity is ahead in the journey to HIPAA 5010A compliance.
— Trent Gavazzi,
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Availity

Results

  • Provided flexibility to handle HIPAA 4010 and HIPAA 5010A transaction formats simultaneously during transition
  • Reduced development and compliance costs by leveraging out-of-the-box solution with predefined packaged HIPAA, HL7, and NCPDP transformations
  • Protected against risks and costs of noncompliance and business interruption
  • Enabled Availity to engage in a phased migration, on a partner-by-partner basis
  • Decreased impact to business operations by insulating core administrative systems
  • Reduced risk of non-compliance by handling partner customizations quickly
  • Leveraged HIPAA transaction experts with flexible user-friendly tools

Technologies Used