What is an EDI 255 Underwriting Information Services Document?

EDI 255 is an ANSI X12 transaction set containing details about information services. This EDI document can be used to exchange information related to specific services that support the underwriting process. It is also used to transmit details for outstanding requests.  

This EDI document is used for the following purposes:  

  • To request services so as to support the underwriting process 
  • For receiving updates on outstanding requests  

Workflow for the Exchange of an EDI 255 Underwriting Information Services Document

EDI 255 falls under the category of X12N Insurance transaction sets. It is used by various entities including insurance providers and trading partners to exchange information related to the underwriting process.  

Stay EDI Compliant with EDIConnect

EDIConnect is an enterprise-grade EDI solution that simplifies the process of sending and receiving EDI messages. It is designed to handle X12, EDIFACT, and HL7 transaction sets through its built-in parser, validator, and transaction builder. It also offers features to help businesses comply with EDI requirements and communicate seamlessly with their trading partners.

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