The following resources are made available to suppliers and third parties who wish to forward electronic transactions to TMHP: suppliers wishing to use TexMedConnect to submit claims should visit the TexMedConnect page for more information. The EDI test site also provides support information and resources. EDI is a communication protocol for the electronic transmission of secure business data. The following files refer to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA): there are two sets of EDI support manuals: one to help acute applicants and the other to support long-term care. TMHP is currently using the EDI protocols for version 5010. For more information about EDI, please visit the following websites: Providers who use third-party software and third parties who submit claims to vendors use the EDI TMHP gateway to send claims to TMHP. At the conclusion of the EDIFECS CommerceDesk test process: The TMHP connectivity guide is intended for the use of business partners in conjunction with the ANSI X12N 5010 implementation guides (available on www.wpc-edi.com). This section contains very technical information for: If you are a vendor, business partner or software provider who wants to transmit EDI transactions to TMHP, you need to test your software on the TMHP EDI test site.