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Data Element Name:  Processing Date
Format-Length:  N - 8 Required For:  AS, ED, IP
Effective Date:  1/1/94 Revision Date:  September 2003

National Standard Mapping:

Electronic - 837I

X12 Loop

Ref. Des.

Data Element

Code

Description
Version 4050R HEADER BHT04 373 Transaction Set Creation Date (CCYYMMDD)

Paper Form Locator Code Qualifier Description
Institutional - UB-04 N/A N/A Does Not Apply - needed only for Electronic submission

Definition:

The date the facility created the file to submit to SPARCS.

Codes and Values:

  1. CCYYMMDD = Century Year Month Day

  2. Must be a valid date in accordance with the Date Edit Validation Table in Appendix A.

Edit Applications:

  1. Must be a valid entry.
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