N1 Name

To identify a party by type of organization, name and code

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
N101
Entity Identifier Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
-
Code identifying an organizational entity, a physical location, or an individual
N102
Name
String (AN)
Conditional
1
35
-
Free-form name.
R0203: At least one of N1-02 or N1-03 is required
N103
Identification Code Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
2
-
Code designating the system/method of code structure used for Identification Code (67).
P0304: If either N1-03 or N1-04 is present, then the other is required
N104
Identification Code
String (AN)
Conditional
2
17
-
Code identifying a party or other code.
This segment, used alone, provides the most efficient method of providing organizational identification. To obtain this efficiency the "ID Code" (N104) must provide a key to the table maintained by the transaction processing party.
N105
Entity Relationship Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code describing entity relationship.
N105 and N106 further define the type of entity in N101.
N106
Entity Identifier Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
-
Code identifying an organizational entity, a physical location, or an individual

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