Provider News

  • Policy updates

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  • Online tools

    Upload Medical Records Instead of Faxing | 2/1/2017

    Send medical records using prospective review tool.

    Check Claim Status Online | 2/1/2017

    Learn how to check claim status online for timely information.

    Your Feedback Needed for Our Provider Websites | 1/26/2017

    Take our quick Premera Listens survey to let us know how we’re doing.

    EOPs for BlueCard Claims Now Available | 1/26/2017

    Our claims detail web page now gives you a link to your BlueCard EOP.
  • Company updates

    Shared Decision-Making Resources | 3/2/2017

    New tools help our customers make better-informed health decisions.

    ICD-10 CM Diagnosis Coding Tips | 3/2/2017

    Choose the right codes for newborn, infant, and child health examinations.

    Coding Update for Outpatient Lab Tests | 3/2/2017

    Modifier L1 for hospital outpatient lab tests is no longer valid.

    Modifier FX: X-ray Taken Using Film | 3/2/2017

    New radiology code modifier from CMS.

    Free Credit Monitoring Concludes | 3/2/2017

    Find out the options for continued monitoring.

    New Premera ID Cards Guide | 3/2/2017

    Understand our ID cards, networks, and more with this quick reference guide.
  • Reminders and resources

    Changes to Physical and Occupational Therapy Guidelines | 3/2/2017

    eviCore has updated its clinical guidelines for physical and occupational therapy services.

    Changes to Massage Therapy Guidelines | 3/2/2017

    See a summary of updates to eviCore’s massage therapy guidelines.

    Practitioner Credentialing Notifications | 2/1/2017

    Understand your rights related to credentialing.
  • Quality programs

    Out-of-area Medical Records Requests | 3/2/2017

    Find out more about medical records requests from other BCBSA plans.

    Access to Practitioners | 3/2/2017

    Learn about our annual research on practitioner appointment accessibility and our related policy.

    HEDIS Requests Begin in February | 2/1/2017

    Verscend requesting HEDIS data for Premera customers.

    Improving Medical and Behavioral Health Collaboration | 1/26/2017

    2016 annual survey shows improved collaboration, opportunity for better patient care.
  • Pharmacy

    Pharmacy Prior Authorization Edit Expansion Program | 3/21/2017

    View the latest drugs and their related policies for our prior auth program.
  • Dental

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