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999 ISA Control Number

Currently the ISA control number (ISA) always has a value of 000000001 in every 999 transaction that is generated out of compliance. X12.5 Interchange Control Structure section 5.1.2 requires a unique number within a reasonably extended time frame. We are recommending an enhancement to use the control number from the transaction being validated in the 999 transaction to allow for uniqueness.

  • Guest
  • Jun 25 2021
  • Planned for future release
What is your industry? Healthcare
How will this idea be used?

To generate 999 transactions that are in compliance with X12.5 Interchange Control Structure.

  • Admin
    Luke Raiano commented
    29 Jul 03:25pm

    Stacey, can you identify if you are generating your control numbers out of ITXA or out of ITX only?

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