Virginia
Provider Communications

August 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia

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Updates for specialty pharmacy are available

Pharmacy

Transition to AIM Specialty Health imaging of the heart clinical appropriateness guideline for computed tomography to detect coronary artery calcification

Coverage and Clinical Guidelines

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

Behavioral Health

Strategic Provider System to be implemented in August 2021

Administrative

Specialty dose rounding program for certain oncology medications

Pharmacy

Specialty dose rounding program for certain non-oncology medications beginning August 1, 2021

Pharmacy

Register now for our August CME webinars

Administrative

Provider claim payment disputes for Anthem’s Commercial lines of business

Administrative

Preventing claims denials: Shingles vaccine

Know best: Shingles vaccinations are a Medicare Part D benefit whether administered in your office or in the pharmacy

Medicare

Pharmacy information available on anthem.com

Pharmacy

New! Schedule appointments online through Availity

Digital Tools

New clinical guideline: Home Parenteral Nutrition, effective November 1, 2021

Coverage and Clinical Guidelines

Keep up with Medicare news

Medicare

Keep up with Medicaid news

Medicaid

Immune Globulin Adjusted Body Weight Dosing Program beginning August 1, 2021

Pharmacy

Enrollment for Northern Virginia area is open now through August 31, 2021

Medicaid

Coding update effective November 1, 2021

Coverage and Clinical Guidelines

Closing gaps in care through telehealth

Medicaid

Clearing up coding confusion for retinal eye exams

Administrative

Change in email submission of service requests for Federal Employee Program® members

Federal Employee Plan (FEP)

Anthem to update formulary lists for Commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

Pharmacy

Anthem clinical criteria updates for specialty pharmacy are available

Pharmacy

Adding 87081 to Physician Office Lab list

Medicaid
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