California
Provider Communications

Articles Category: State & Federal > Medi-Cal Managed Care

Title Publication Category Date

Coding spotlight: Hypertension

July 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jul 1, 2019

New service types added to Availity

July 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jul 1, 2019

Referring patients to California Smokers’ Helpline

July 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider News - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jul 1, 2019

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

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

Billing instructions of A and B codes for medical supplies

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

Complex case management program

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

Important information about utilization management

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

Members’ rights and responsibilities statement

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

2019 Utilization management affirmative statement concerning utilization management decisions

June 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jun 1, 2019

Clinical criteria updates

May 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care May 1, 2019

Electronic claim payment reconsideration

May 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care May 1, 2019

Latest updates to Electronic Data Interchange Gateway migration

May 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care May 1, 2019

Reimbursement policy update, Modifier 22: Increased procedural service

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

November 2018 Medical Policies and Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines update

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Practitioners’ rights during credentialing process

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Provider surveys

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Diabetes prevention program

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Tobacco cessation requirements for Medi-Cal Managed Care (Medi-Cal) providers

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Medical necessity review for appropriate level of care

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Appointment access standards

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Regulatory updates

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Clinical Criteria updates

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Nicotine replacement products

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Health education classes and Language assistance programs

April 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Apr 1, 2019

Policy update: Maternity services

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Update: evaluation and management with Modifier 25

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Coding Spotlight: Cancer A provider’s guide to properly code cancers

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Alcohol misuse screening and counseling in primary care

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Requirements for using the Staying Healthy Assessment tool in an electronic format

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Access patient-specific drug benefit information through electronic medical records

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Neonatal intensive care unit post-traumatic stress disorder program

March 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Mar 1, 2019

Coding spotlight: Diabetes

February 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2019

New specialty pharmacy medical step therapy requirements

February 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2019

Introducing a new clinical criteria web page for injectable, infused or implanted drugs covered under the medical benefit

February 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Feb 1, 2019

Preferred Community Health Partners care management integration

January 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2019

Medical Policies and Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines update

January 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2019

My Diverse Patients: A website to support your diverse patients

January 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2019

Anthem Blue Cross now offering telehealth to Medicaid members

January 2019 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Jan 1, 2019

Quarterly pharmacy formulary change

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Claims requiring additional documentation

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Coding spotlight: Substance use disorders and smoking

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Prior authorization requirements for subcutaneous implantable defibrillator system

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Need up to date pharmacy information?

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Practitioners’ rights during credentialing process

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Updated prior authorization form for providers

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Electronic data interchange gateway update

December 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Dec 1, 2018

Medical Policies and Clinical Utilization Management Guidelines update

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Vaginal birth after cesarean shared decision-making aid available

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Streamline workflow with solicited medical attachments

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Anthem Blue Cross opiod addiction: Extension for Community Health Care Outcomes and Quality Medication-Assisted Therapy

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Prior authorization requirements for Interferon beta-1a

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Prior authorization requirements for Somatrem

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Regulatory updates

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

EDI Gateway migration

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Cervical length measurement by transvaginal ultrasound

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

New pharmacy prior authorization fax number and new Provider Services phone number

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

New pharmacy electronic prior authorization request tool effective November 4, 2018

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Inpatient readmissions reimbursement policy update

October 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Oct 1, 2018

Prior authorization requirements for Cabazitaxel (Jevtana

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Prior authorization requirement for injectable/infusible drugs: mepolizumab (Nucala) and reslizumab (Cinqair)

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Anthem Blue Cross adopts 22nd edition of the MCG care guidelines

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Regulatory updates

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Important information about utilization management

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Member rights and responsibilities statement

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Coding spotlight: Obesity

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Electronic data interchange migration to Availity

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018

Reimbursement policy update; Medical recalls, policy 06-111 – effective November 1, 2018

August 2018 Anthem Blue Cross Provider Newsletter - California Medi-Cal Managed Care Aug 16, 2018
Page 1 of 1