Appendix E - Data Element Glossary

Data Element Name Index

This section contains an alphabetic listing of data elements used in this implementation guide. Consult the X12N Data Element Dictionary for a complete list of all X12N Data Elements. Data element names in normal type are generic ASC X12 names. Italic type indicates a health care industry defined name.

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Industry Name
Industry name definition.
800 - Transaction Set ID and Name
H=Header, D=Detail, S=Summary | Loop ID | Reference Designator | Composite ID-Position in Composite | X12 Data Element Number
 
Component Data Element Position in Composite
To identify the component data element position within the composite that is in error.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX05 | C030-02 | 1528
H | IK4 | IK401 | C030-02 | 1528
H | IK4 | CTX05 | C030-02 | 1528
 
Context Data Element Reference Number
Used to indicate the data element reference number of the data element that triggered an error in another element.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX06 | C999-01 | 725
 
Context Name
Holds the name or `tag' of a context.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX01 | C998-01 | 9999
H | IK3 | CTX01 | C998-01 | 9999
H | IK4 | CTX01 | C998-01 | 9999
 
Context Reference
Holds a reference to or for a context.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX01 | C998-02 | 9998
 
Copy of Bad Data Element
This is a copy of the data element in error.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK4 | IK404 | - | 724
 
Data Element Reference Number
Reference number used to locate the data element in the Data Element Dictionary.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK4 | IK402 | - | 725
H | IK4 | CTX06 | C999-01 | 725
 
Element Position in Segment
This is used to indicate the relative position of a simple data element or the relative position of a composite data structure with the relative position of the component within the composite data structure.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX05 | C030-01 | 722
H | IK4 | IK401 | C030-01 | 722
H | IK4 | CTX05 | C030-01 | 722
 
Functional Group Acknowledge Code
Code indicating accept or reject condition based on the syntax editing of the functional group.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK901 | - | 715
 
Functional Group Syntax Error Code
Code indicating error found based on the syntax editing of the functional group header and/or trailer.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK905 | - | 716
H | | AK906 | - | 716
H | | AK907 | - | 716
H | | AK908 | - | 716
H | | AK909 | - | 716
 
Functional Identifier Code
Code identifying a group of application related transaction sets.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK101 | - | 479
 
Group Control Number
Assigned number originated and maintained by the sender.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK102 | - | 28
 
Implementation Convention Reference
Reference assigned to identify Implementation Convention.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | ST03 | - | 1705
H | AK2 | AK203 | - | 1705
 
Implementation Data Element Syntax Error Code
Code indicating the implementation error found after syntax edits of a data element.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK4 | IK403 | - | 621
 
Implementation Segment Syntax Error Code
Code indicating implementation error found based on the syntax editing of a segment.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | IK304 | - | 620
 
Implementation Transaction Set Syntax Error Code
Code indicating implementation error found based on the syntax editing of a transaction set.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | AK2 | IK502 | - | 618
H | AK2 | IK503 | - | 618
H | AK2 | IK504 | - | 618
H | AK2 | IK505 | - | 618
H | AK2 | IK506 | - | 618
 
Loop Identifier Code
The loop ID number given on the transaction set diagram is the value for this data element in segments LS and LE.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | IK303 | - | 447
H | IK3 | CTX04 | - | 447
H | IK4 | CTX04 | - | 447
 
Number of Accepted Transaction Sets
Number of accepted Transaction Sets in a Functional Group.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK904 | - | 2
 
Number of Included Segments
Total number of segments included in a transaction set including ST and SE segments.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | SE01 | - | 96
 
Number of Received Transaction Sets
Number of Transaction Sets received.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK903 | - | 123
 
Number of Transaction Sets Included
Total number of transaction sets included in the functional group or interchange (transmission) gorup terminated by the trailer containing this data element.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK902 | - | 97
 
Repeating Data Element Position
To identify the specific repetition of a data element that is in error.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | CTX05 | C030-03 | 1686
H | IK4 | IK401 | C030-03 | 1686
H | IK4 | CTX05 | C030-03 | 1686
 
Segment ID Code
Code defining the segment ID of the data segment in error (See Appendix A - Number 77).
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | IK301 | - | 721
H | IK3 | CTX02 | - | 721
H | IK4 | CTX02 | - | 721
 
Segment Position in Transaction Set
The numerical count position of this data segment from the start of the transaction set: the transaction set header is count position 1.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | IK3 | IK302 | - | 719
H | IK3 | CTX03 | - | 719
H | IK4 | CTX03 | - | 719
 
Transaction Set Acknowledgment Code
Code indicating accept or reject condition based on the syntax editing of the transaction set.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | AK2 | IK501 | - | 717
 
Transaction Set Control Number
The unique identification number within a transaction set.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | ST02 | - | 329
H | AK2 | AK202 | - | 329
H | | SE02 | - | 329
 
Transaction Set Identifier Code
Code uniquely identifying a Transaction Set.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | ST01 | - | 143
H | AK2 | AK201 | - | 143
 
Version, Release, or Industry Identifier Code
Code indicating the version, release, subrelease, and industry identifier of the EDI standard being used.
999 - Implementation Acknowledgment for Health Care Insurance
H | | AK103 | - | 480