Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association (PERA) Offers Medicare Advantage Option
The prefix on Colorado PERA cards will be CBH. The cards will also show the Colorado PERA logo and National Access Plus icon.
Providers can submit claims electronically using the electronic payer ID for the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan in their state or submit a UB-04 or CMS-1500 form to the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan in their state. Claims should not be filed with Original Medicare. Contracted and non-contracted providers may call Provider Services at 1-833-244-3888 for benefit eligibility, prior authorization requirements and any questions about Colorado PERA member benefits or coverage.
Detailed prior authorization requirements also are available to contracted providers by accessing the Provider Self-Service Tool at Availity.com.
PROVIDERS: If you have an approved prior authorization with a date of service that is October 1, 2018 or later, please fax the approval to Anthem at 866-959-1537. We will enter the approval in our system and no other action is needed on your part.
For additional information, also reference previous publication New 2019 Health Care Plan information for all Colorado PERA Retirees - CO
December 2018 Anthem Provider Newsletter - CO