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Your recommendation is key to encouraging cancer screenings for your female patients

October 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Why do patients stop taking their prescribed medications and what can you do to help them?

April 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Apr 1, 2019

What Matters Most online CME course: Improving the Patient Experience

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2020

Well-child visits: Know the numbers

January 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2022

Webinar recording now available for network providers on SBA loans and other federal relief programs in response to COVID-19 (Updated May 1, 2020)

Anthem hosted a provider webinar to share information and resources with its network providers regarding opportunities providers have to access loans through the U.S Small Business Administration (SBA) and other federal programs in response to the economic impact of COVID-19. Access the webinar recording using the password “health” to learn more about federal financial relief for providers.
COVID-19 Information - Connecticut Administrative May 1, 2020

Voluntary recall of Philips Respironics CPAP machine, BiPAP machine, and ventilators

Voluntary recall of Philips Respironics CPAP machine, BiPAP machine, and ventilators Administrative Jun 25, 2021

View all COVID-19 related articles in one repository location - COVID-19 Information - Connecticut

COVID-19 Information - Connecticut Administrative May 1, 2020

Verifying eligibility for expanded hospice benefits

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 19, 2018

Verifying and updating your provider information

December 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Dec 1, 2019

Vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) certified shared decision making aid available on anthem.com

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Aug 1, 2018

Vaginal Birth after Cesarean (VBAC) Certified Shared Decision Making Aid available on anthem.com

December 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Dec 1, 2018

US Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2020

Updates to Use of a Non-Participating Provider Advance Patient Notice Policy

March 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2021

Updated Provider Manuals for professional and facility providers available July 1, 2021

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Apr 1, 2021

Updated coverage for HIV PrEP medications

July 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2020

Updated coverage for breast cancer prevention medications

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2020

Updated BlueCard® Program Provider Manual available January 1, 2021

December 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Dec 1, 2020

Update: New go live date for level of care medical necessity review of upper and lower endoscopy procedures

July 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2020

Update: E/M with modifier 25 same day as procedure when prior E/M for the same or similar service has occurred: professional

February 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Feb 1, 2019

Update to provider/facility UM reimbursement penalties and corresponding update to Provider/Facility Manual

July 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2019

Update to provider UM reimbursement penalties and corresponding language in Provider Manual

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Apr 1, 2021

Update to provider UM reimbursement penalties and corresponding language in Provider Manual

N/A Administrative May 10, 2021

Update to provider UM reimbursement penalties and corresponding language in Provider Manual

July 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2021

Update to evaluation and management services correct coding - professional

June 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jun 1, 2021

Upcoming retirement planned for legacy medical attachment submission tool

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Understanding Availity roles for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Apr 1, 2021

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week November 11-18

October 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2019

Two great learning resources on one secure portal

June 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Jun 1, 2021

Two-minute videos to engage patients about preventive care

December 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Dec 1, 2020

Tips for billing CPT modifier 33

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018

Timely receipt of primary payer EOB helps avoid timely filing denials for secondary claims

July 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2021

Time to prepare for HEDIS® medical record review

November 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2021

Telehealth visits can impact after-hospitalization follow-up care for mental illness

August 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2021

Telehealth Updates for Anthem Connecticut Providers Due to COVID-19 (updated September 23, 2020)

We recently updated information about the temporary suspension of telehealth certification requirements and reimbursement rates.
COVID-19 Information - Connecticut Administrative Sep 23, 2020

System upgrade special notice

System upgrade and billing requirements special notice for Connecticut providers Administrative Jun 10, 2021

System updates for 2021 for professional services - professional

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

System updates for 2021 for outpatient services - facility

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

System updates for 2020 - professional

December 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Dec 1, 2019

Surprisingly easy ways to help patients quit smoking cigarettes

November 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2021

Submitting prior authorizations is getting easier

Anthem is transitioning to the Availity Authorization app
January 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Jan 1, 2022

Submit provider claim payment disputes for Anthem’s Commercial lines of business via Availity beginning October 19, 2021

October 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Oct 1, 2021

Submit electronic SOAP notes today using ePASS® and receive $100 each

September 2018 Anthem Connecticut Network eUpdate Administrative Aug 30, 2018

Submit EDI corrected claims via Availity or EDI

June 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Jun 1, 2021

Submit claims with complete and correct data to avoid claim denials

Submit claims with complete data to avoid claim denials - Connecticut Administrative Oct 8, 2021

Streamlined access to Anthem Provider Manual

August 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2019

Streamline workflow with medical attachments tool

January 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jan 1, 2019

Strategic Provider System to be implemented in August 2021

August 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2021

Statin therapy for patients with diabetes

September 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2021

State-supplied vaccines reminder - professional

July 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2019

State of Connecticut Network of Distinction

February 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Special Investigations Unit updates: recent FDA warnings

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018

Some requests to AIM require documentation to support prior authorization

August 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2021

SOAP Notes Health Assessments for 2019 calendar year due February 15, 2020

February 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Simplifying medication prior authorization processes

January 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jan 1, 2019

Sign-up today for Network eUPDATE – it’s free!

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 19, 2018

Sign-up today for Network eUPDATE - it’s free!

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Aug 1, 2018

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

December 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Dec 1, 2018

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

January 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jan 1, 2019

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

February 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Feb 1, 2019

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

March 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Mar 1, 2019

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

October 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2019

Sign up today for provider eUpdates

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Shine Light on Depression school-based suicide prevention initiative

February 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Sepsis coding update

June 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jun 1, 2019

Send larger digital attachments through Availity

May 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative May 1, 2021

Self-service, digital transactions are fast and easy

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

Review of professional claims with emergency room level 5 E/M codes

May 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative May 1, 2019

Retrieve Anthem member HEDIS® care gaps through Patient360 on the Availity Portal

December 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Dec 1, 2019

Resources to support diverse patients and communities

August 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2020

Resources to support diverse patients and communities

May 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative May 1, 2021

Reminder: review ICD-10-CM coding guidelines: professional

February 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Feb 1, 2019

Reminder: non-physical, occupational or speech therapists must include modifiers on physical, occupational, or speech therapy claims

March 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Reminder: new AIM Rehabilitative Program effective November 1, 2019

November 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2019

Reminder: HCPCS code A0998 is active and available for use

January 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jan 1, 2019

Reminder: EnrollSafe replacing CAQH Enrollhub effective November 1, 2021

October 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Oct 1, 2021

Reminder: EnrollSafe is available

EnrollSafe replaced CAQH Enrollhub effective November 1, 2021
December 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Dec 1, 2021

Reminder: Covered Connecticut Program began July 1, 2021

August 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2021

Reminder: Changes to timely filing requirements coming in October

September 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2019

Reminder about system updates

May 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative May 1, 2020

Reimbursement rate for non-participating providers of durable medical equipment to change

September 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2019

Reimbursement policy update:  Bundled Services and Supplies - professional

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2020

Reimbursement policy update: Modifier Rules - professional

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2020

Reimbursement Guidelines and Policies

May 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative May 1, 2020

Regular check-ins with your clearinghouse could help reduce timely filing denials

June 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jun 1, 2021

Register today for The Road to Allyship Forum hosted by Anthem and Motivo on February 3, 2021

Join us to hear from a diverse panel of experienced Motivo and Anthem professionals about racial equity and the importance of allies. 

The Road to Allyship Forum Invite from Anthem in Connecticut Administrative Jan 21, 2021

Register today for the In Pursuit of Racial Equity: Deconstructing Bias forum hosted by Anthem and Motivo on June 9, 2021

Join us to hear from a diverse panel of experienced Motivo and Anthem professionals about racial equity and implicit bias. 

Deconstructing Bias Forum Invitation - Connecticut Administrative May 21, 2021

Register today for a forum on Grief and Loss: The disproportionate impact of the pandemic on communities of color

Join us to hear from a diverse panel of experienced Motivo and Anthem professionals about the disproportionate impact of the pandemic on communities of color.
Grief & Loss Forum - Connecticut Administrative Nov 29, 2021

Register now to learn strategies to help your practice improve clinical quality

July 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2021

Register now for our September CME webinars!

September 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2021

Register now for our August CME webinars

August 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2021

Register for upcoming CME webinars

Join us in a new CME webinar series as we share practices and success stories to overcoming barriers in achieving clinical quality goals, attaining better patient outcomes and improving Stars ratings.

5 Strategies to Improve Your Quality Measures - June 10th, 12 p.m. or 3 p.m. ET
7 Ways to Enhance Your Patients’ Experience - June 17th, 12 p.m. or 3 p.m. ET

Register now!

Clinical Quality CME Webinar Series - Connecticut Administrative May 27, 2021

Register for upcoming August CME webinars

Join us in a new CME webinar series as we share practices and success stories to overcoming barriers in achieving clinical quality goals, attaining better patient outcomes and improving Stars ratings.

Motivating Patients to Adhere to Cervical Cancer Prevention and Screening Recommendations
Tuesday, August 3, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET

10 Best Practices for Improving Pharmacy Quality Measures
Thursday, August 12, 2021, 1:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. ET

6 Ways to Improve Risk Adjustment Documentation Accuracy
Tuesday, August 17, 2021, 12:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. ET

Register Now!


Clinical Quality CME Webinar Series Continues - Connecticut Administrative Jul 29, 2021

Referring to contracted ambulance providers

May 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative May 1, 2019

Refer to network DME providers for negative pressure wound therapy to help members save on out-of-pocket costs

May 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative May 1, 2021

Reducing the burden of medical record review and improving health outcomes with ECDS HEDIS reporting

November 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Nov 1, 2021

Receive direct deposit of patient payments with Healthcare Bill Payments

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 19, 2018

Receive and respond to post pay audit medical record requests via Availity beginning February 10, 2020

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Receive and respond to medical record requests for postpay audit via Change Healthcare’s Assurance Attach Assist Module

September 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2020

Quality Corner: CPT® Category II codes - Collaborating for enhanced patient care

June 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jun 1, 2020
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