Definitions for "Trading Partner Agreement"
Keywords:  hipaa, tpas, edi, spells, mandatory
A formal agreement between two parties for the purpose of defining the responsibilities of each party, the legalities of the proposed data exchange, and the technical details necessary to conduct the data exchange. TPAs are necessary when data exchange will be conducted without an intermediary and are intended to replace mandatory reporting requirements.
An agreement related to the exchange of information in electronic transactions. A trading partner agreement is not required under HIPAA.
The agreement between trading partners that sets forth electronic conditions and terms for conducting trades.
Keywords:  cfr
45 CFR 160.103
a legal document that specifies the conditionsfor paperless