The EDI 270 is sent by medical service providers, such as hospitals and medical facilities, to insurance companies, government agencies, and other organizations that need information about insurance policies. This document is also used to describe how the services are covered for certain patients, including co-payments and co-insurance.
Information on the EDI 270 includes:
- Details about the sender;
- Name of the recipient ;
- Details on the plan subscriber;
- Details on the eligibility of the beneficiary.