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Mar 27, 2020

Information from Anthem for Care Providers About COVID-19 (Updated March 27, 2020)

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Mar 25, 2020

Updated COVID-19 Medicare and Medicaid Information

For the latest COVID-19 Medicare and Medicaid information, please check Medicaid Provider News & Announcements and Important Medicare Advantage Updates .


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Information from Anthem for Care Providers About COVID-19 (Updated March 27, 2020)

*Please bookmark/add to favorites Provider News Home for the latest information about COVID-19. 

Information from Anthem for Care Providers About COVID-19 - California Administrative Mar 27, 2020

Updated COVID-19 Medicare and Medicaid Information

For the latest COVID-19 Medicare and Medicaid information, please check Medicaid Provider News & Announcements and Important Medicare Advantage Updates .
N/A State & Federal Mar 25, 2020

Anthem acquires Beacon Health Options

N/A Administrative Mar 2, 2020

Network leasing arrangements

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Important coding reminder for Walk-in-Retail health clinics

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Reimbursement Policies Mar 1, 2020

Modifier use reminders

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Reimbursement Policies Mar 1, 2020

Benefits update for Special Supplemental Benefits for the chronically ill

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Prior authorization requirements for CardioMEMs

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

California’s Valued Trust offers a Medicare Advantage option

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Personal Home Helper benefit

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Nonpreferred products and corresponding preferred alternatives

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Reminder: Mid-level practitioners are required to file using their NPI

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association mandate about Medicare Advantage care management and provider engagement (APM ID 0037943)

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Mar 1, 2020

Antibiotic dispensing guidelines

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2020

Coding spotlight: HIV and AIDS

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2020

Reminder: Mid-level practitioners are required to file using their NPI

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2020

Bright Heart Health medication-assisted treatment program

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2020

Restoration of optional benefits

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2020

Reminder: Mid-level practitioners are required to file using their NPI

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Mar 1, 2020

Individual plans on and off exchange for 2020

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Pharmacy information available on anthem.com/ca

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Pharmacy Mar 1, 2020

Continuity of Care/Transition of Care Program

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Mar 1, 2020

The Anthem Blue Cross Woodland Hills office has relocated

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Commercial Risk Adjustment Program update: Medical chart collection for ACA members due March 31, 2020

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

New enhancements with Provider News

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Timely Access Regulations and Language Assistance Program

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Anthem Blue Cross provider directory and provider data updates

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Easily update provider demographics with the online Provider Maintenance Form

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Stay “in the know” at no charge!

March 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Mar 1, 2020

Anthem Blue Cross provider directory and provider data updates

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Easily update provider demographics with the online Provider Maintenance Form

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Network leasing arrangements

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Reimbursement Policy Update – Modifier 62: Co-Surgeons, effective May 1, 2020

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

New CMS requirement: Hospitals must use Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

Electric Boat offers Medicare Advantage options

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

2020 Medicare risk adjustment provider trainings

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

Introducing two new Medicare Advantage special needs plans for 2020

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

Professional and Facility Reimbursement Policy Update: Multiple and Bilateral Surgery

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

New Medicare Advantage special needs plans

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Feb 1, 2020

New specialty pharmacy network

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2020

Professional and Facility Reimbursement Policy Update: Multiple and Bilateral Surgery

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2020

Regulatory updates

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2020

Resources to support your diverse patient panel

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2020

Professional and Facility Reimbursement Policy Update: Multiple and Bilateral Surgery

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Feb 1, 2020

Reimbursement Policy Update: Split-Care Surgical Modifiers, effective May 1, 2020

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Feb 1, 2020

Update: New AIM Rehabilitative Program remains delayed

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

An exclusive invitation for Anthem providers to subscribe to the Anthem Marketplace for Workers' Compensation

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Anthem supports new initiative to tackle issue of teen depression and suicide

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

SOAP Notes/Health Assessments for 2019 calendar year are due February 15th

February 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Feb 1, 2020

Important Reminder: Member grievance process and forms must be made available upon request at provider offices

January 8, 2020: Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 8, 2020

A note from our Medical Director – J. Moussai, M.D.

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Jan 1, 2020

Contract compliance with accessibility standards for Emergency Care instructions After Hours Care

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Jan 1, 2020

Reminder: Company requires National Drug Code for professional and facility outpatient claims effective January 1, 2020

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Upcoming retirement planned for legacy Medical Attachment submission tool

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

An exclusive invitation for providers to subscribe to the Anthem Marketplace for Workers’ Compensation

Join the movement today!
January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Let us help you accomplish your 2020 “To do List” early – EDI migration

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

The New Year brings new ID cards for many Anthem Blue Cross members

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

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

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

New Musculoskeletal and Pain Management Solution – effective for select National ASO accounts January 1, 2020

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Contracted provider claim escalation process

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Provider Education seminars, webinars, workshops and more!

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Anthem Blue Cross provider directory and provider data updates

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Easily update provider demographics with the online Provider Maintenance Form

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Stay “in the know” at no charge!

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

Network leasing arrangements

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Administrative Jan 1, 2020

2020 FEP® Benefit information available online

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Jan 1, 2020

Introducing two new Medicare Advantage special needs plans for 2020

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Medicare Advantage Group Retiree PPO plans and National Access Plus FAQ

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Reminder: Medicare claims for secondary payer must be submitted after the 30-day Medicare remittance period

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Reminder to Medicare Advantage providers

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

City of Marietta offers Medicare Advantage option

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

City of San Jose, California moves to Medicare Advantage plan under Anthem Blue Cross

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Help protect your patients by providing medical ID protection – best practices

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

California 2020 Medicare Advantage plan changes

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Prior authorization requirements for E0784, K0553 and K0554

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Healthcare Quality Patient Assessment form and Patient Assessment form

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Medicare preferred continuous glucose monitors

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Pharmacy benefit manager change to IngenioRx

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Medical policies and Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines update

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Coding spotlight – provider’s guide to coding respiratory diseases

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

California Smokers’ Helpline launches dedicated quit Vaping line!

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

2020 Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis code update

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Medical Policies and Clinical Utilization Management guidelines update

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Verifying and updating your provider information

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Improving the patient experience

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2020

Reminder to Anthem Blue Cross Cal MediConnect plan (Medicare-Medicaid Plan) providers

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Jan 1, 2020

Pharmacy benefit manager changes to IngenioRx

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Jan 1, 2020

Help protect your patients by providing medical ID protection – best practices

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Jan 1, 2020

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Jan 1, 2020

Medical Policies and Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines update

January 2020 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Cal MediConnect Jan 1, 2020

Pharmacy information available on anthem.com/ca

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Pharmacy Dec 1, 2019

Coding tip for Psychological and Neuropsychological testing

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019

Anthem Blue Cross’ Language Assistance Program: No interpreter? No problem!

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019

Behavioral Health providers serve Individual plans on and off exchange for 2020

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019

Contracted provider dispute resolution

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019

Network Relations teams aren’t the same – where to go with questions

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019

Commercial Behavioral Health provider data updates

December 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Behavioral Health Dec 1, 2019
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