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Validate in RD8 that beginning date is chronologically before ending date

In the case of an X12/HIPAA field being a RD8 (date range), the beginning/starting date should be chronologically before the ending date. If it is not, then it should fail a Type 2 or higher check.

We originally experienced this in an 820 transaction.

The issue of not failing for occurs in Trading Manager's Message Manager validation. I am not sure if the enhancement needs to happen in Trading Manager or the Pack for HIPAA or X12 .
  • Guest
  • Jan 9 2018
  • Delivered
DeveloperWorks ID DW_ID75379
RTC ID RTC_ID474466
Link to original RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=75379
  • Guest commented
    27 Aug, 2019 05:10pm

    Delivered as part of ITX Pack for Healthcare 9.0.2

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