The EDI 834 can be used by Employers Insurance agencies to establish communication between the sponsor of the insurance product and the payer and enroll members in a healthcare benefit plan. For assistance meeting the requirements of your trading partners please contract Atadex EDI to discuss the implementation.

An EDI 834 may provide the following information:

* New enrolments
* Member enrolment changes
* Reinstatement or disenrollment of members

This is a sample EDI 834 raw data:

BGN*00*000000001*20110802*0403*ET***4
REF*38*2023044
DTP*007*D8*20111101
N1*P5**FI*956041105
N1*IN*BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA*FI*940360524
INS*Y*18*030*XN*A***FT
REF*0F*T50009018
REF*1L*0009758160000
DTP*356*D8*20101201
NM1*IL*1*Last Name*Name****34*011384048
N3*3937 Street APT 99
N4*City*GA*ZIPCODE
DMG*D8*19490629*M
HD*030**HLT**FAM
DTP*348*D8*20120401

Sources: Accredited Standards Committee X12. ASC X12 Standard (www.x12.org)