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Covered Connecticut Program begins July 1, 2021

Covered Connecticut Program begins July 1, 2021 Administrative Jun 30, 2021

COVID-19 Update: Guidance for telehealth/telephonic care for Behavioral Health services - RETIRED as of November 8, 2022

As of November 8, 2022, THIS DOCUMENT WILL NO LONGER BE UPDATED. 
Future updates regarding COVID-19 will appear in the monthly Provider News publication.

COVID-19 Information - Connecticut - Publication RETIRED as of November 8, 2022 Administrative Jan 8, 2021

CPT code E1399 not included in AIM Sleep Program effective April 1, 2021

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Products & Programs Apr 1, 2021

Crisis stabilization

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Behavioral Health Jun 22, 2018

Cure for the common cold: rest, fluids and this free prescription pad

Be Antibiotic Aware campaign offers a prescription solution to antibiotics
September 2021 Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2021

Customizations to the 23rd edition of the MCG Care Guidelines

September 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Sep 1, 2019

Daily morphine equivalent dosing limit to apply effective September 1, 2018

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Pharmacy Aug 1, 2018

Delegation of functions for Medicare Advantage plans

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Delegation of functions under Anthem Medicare Advantage Plans effective July 1, 2018

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Medicare Aug 1, 2018

DEXA bone scan criteria for the Federal Employee Program

June 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Jun 1, 2021

Diabetes HbA1c HEDIS guidance

June 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jun 1, 2020

Diagnosis-Related Group Newborn Inpatient Stays facility reimbursement policy update

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Reimbursement Policies Jun 19, 2018

Digital Provider Enrollment application now available

March 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Mar 1, 2019

Digital solution options with Availity

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

Digital transactions cut administrative tasks in half

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Nov 1, 2020

Digital transactions cut administrative tasks in half

December 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Dec 1, 2020

Digital transactions cut administrative tasks in half

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2020

Documentation and Reporting Guidelines for E/M Services update: professional

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Reimbursement Policies Oct 1, 2018

Does your practice offer telehealth services? Let us know!

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Apr 1, 2021

Does your practice offer telehealth services? Let us know!

April 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Apr 1, 2021

Drug code billing reminder

September 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2022

Drug lists supporting commercial health plans updated

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Pharmacy Aug 1, 2018

Drug Screen Testing policy update - effective March 1, 2022

December 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Dec 1, 2021

Drug Screen Testing update: professional

May 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Reimbursement Policies May 1, 2019

Dual eligible special needs plans: provider training required

March 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Medicare Mar 1, 2019

Durable medical equipment miscellaneous code E1399 reminder

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 19, 2018

Durable Medical Equipment professional reimbursement policy reminders

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Reimbursement Policies Jun 22, 2018

Durable medical equipment update effective October 14, 2018

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018

EDI collaboration with Availity effective June 1, 2018

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 19, 2018

EDI Gateway migration deadline is September 15, 2020

September 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2020

EDI Gateway migration updates

March 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Mar 1, 2019

Electric Boat offers Medicare Advantage

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Electronic attachments - X12 275 5010

August 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Aug 1, 2020

Electronic attachments coming soon

June 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jun 1, 2019

Electronic attachments coming soon

September 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Sep 1, 2019

Electronic claim payment reconsideration

July 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jul 1, 2019

Electronic claim response files

July 2021 Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Jul 1, 2021

Electronic data interchange process

November 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Nov 1, 2021

Electronic member ID cards available on the Availity portal

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2020

Electronic member ID cards – Easy online access on the Availity portal

May 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative May 1, 2019

Electronic prior authorization requests for prescription medications accepted online

December 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Pharmacy Dec 1, 2018

Emergency Department: Leveling of Evaluation and Management Services

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

Emergency room overdose notification effective August 1, 2020

August 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Behavioral Health Aug 1, 2020

Engagement with your patient counts

January 2023 Provider Newsletter - Connecticut Administrative Dec 30, 2022

Enhanced medical records submission process to support claims processing

September 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Sep 1, 2020

Enhanced process for submitting behavioral health authorization requests now available

June 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Behavioral Health Jun 1, 2020

Enhanced reimbursement for voluntary Cancer Care Quality Program to be discontinued effective December 31, 2022

July 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jul 1, 2022

Enhanced search and download options allow easy access to information at your fingertips

Enhanced search and download options allow easy access to information at your fingertips - Connecticut Administrative Oct 8, 2019

Enhancing claims attachment processes through digital applications

September 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Sep 1, 2022

Enhancing claims attachment processes through digital applications: Add attachments through Claims Status Inquiry

July 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Jul 1, 2022

Enhancing Provider News website and email communications

February 2023 Provider Newsletter - Connecticut Digital Tools Feb 1, 2023

EnrollSafe is available: Our new electronic funds transfer enrollment portal for Anthem providers

EnrollSafe replaces CAQH Enrollhub effective November 1, 2021
November 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Nov 1, 2021

Evaluation and Management changes for 2021

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

Evaluation and management documentation guidelines

April 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Apr 1, 2022

Evaluation and management documentation guidelines

April 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Apr 1, 2022

Evaluation and management services correct coding reminder - professional

March 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Evaluation and management services correct coding reminder - professional

March 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

Evaluation and management services for COVID testing - professional

June 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jun 1, 2022

Evaluation and management services for COVID testing - professional

June 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jun 1, 2022

Expansion of AIM Musculoskeletal Program effective November 1, 2020

August 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Products & Programs Aug 1, 2020

Explore new enhancements to Availity’s Education and Reference Center

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018

Explore updates to medical attachment tool

March 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Mar 1, 2019

Exploring Implicit Bias in Healthcare for Historically Marginalized Communities

Register today for the Exploring Implicit Bias in Healthcare for Historically Marginalized Body:
Register today for Exploring Implicit Bias Forum on March 16, 2022 - Connecticut Administrative Mar 2, 2022

Exploring the Impact of Racial Trauma on the Health & Wellbeing of Children Forum

Join us to hear from a diverse panel of experienced Motivo and Anthem professionals about the impact of racial trauma on the health and wellbeing on children and adolescents.

Racial Trauma & Children - Connecticut Administrative Sep 15, 2021

Exploring the Intersection of Race and Disability

Register today for a forum on Exploring the Intersection of Race and Disability hosted by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Motivo* for Anthem providers on June 22, 2022.
Exploring the Intersection of Race and Disability forum - Connecticut Administrative Jun 8, 2022

Exploring the Intersection of Race and Disability forum

June 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jun 1, 2022

Eye refraction and routine eye exam billing information

February 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Medicare Feb 1, 2019

Fall prevention tips

May 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Medicare May 1, 2019

FDA approvals and expedited pathways used - new molecular entities

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Nov 1, 2020

FDA approvals and expedited pathways used - new molecular entities (NMEs)

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Oct 1, 2020

Federal Employee Health Benefit Program® (FEP) PPO members will now require prior approval for specific specialty drugs and site of care

July 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Jul 1, 2019

Federal Employee Program expands specialty pharmacy prior authorization list

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Oct 1, 2020

Federal Employee Program observation conversion for musculoskeletal cases

January 2023 Provider Newsletter - Connecticut Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Dec 30, 2022

Federal Employee Program® specialty pharmacy clinical site-of-care prior authorization review

October 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Oct 1, 2019

Federal Price Transparency and Consolidated Appropriations Act phase in new mandates beginning January 1, 2022

October 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Federal Resources Available for Care Providers and Employers in the Federal CARES Act

During the COVID-19 crisis, care providers are working to keep the country running while navigating the financial impact it is having on them. To help care providers navigate the resources available to them, Anthem has compiled information on programs we have learned about that could provide additional financial relief during this crisis. 
COVID-19 Information - Connecticut - Publication RETIRED as of November 8, 2022 Administrative Apr 10, 2020

Find a Doctor - new sort option

June 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Jun 1, 2019

Find out in minutes why your claim denied

January 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Jan 1, 2021

Formulary lists updated for Anthem commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

August 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Aug 1, 2020

Formulary lists updated for commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

September 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Sep 1, 2020

Formulary lists updated for commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

October 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Oct 1, 2020

Formulary lists updated for commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

February 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Feb 1, 2021

Formulary lists updated for commercial health plans

February 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Pharmacy Feb 1, 2020

Frequency Editing - professional

June 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Reimbursement Policies Jun 1, 2019

Frequency Editing Reimbursement Policy update - professional

August 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Reimbursement Policies Aug 1, 2019

Genetic testing prior authorization by ordering physician helps ensure accurate lab payment

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Medicare Oct 1, 2018

Gestational age required for professional delivery claims effective November 1, 2018

August 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Aug 1, 2018

Get faster payments with EFT

February 2022 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Feb 1, 2022

Get the full picture of your patient’s health through their smartphone

November 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Administrative Nov 1, 2020

Get your payments faster when you sign up for electronic funds transfer

October 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Oct 1, 2021

Get your payments faster when you sign up for electronic funds transfer

Introducing EnrollSafe, the new electronic funds transfer enrollment portal for Anthem providers – replacing CAQH Enrollhub effective November 1, 2021
September 2021 Connecticut Provider News Digital Tools Sep 1, 2021

Global 3M19 Medical Policy and Technology Assessment Committee prior authorization updates

December 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Dec 1, 2019

Good news! Non-payment remittance advice enhancements coming soon

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

Good news: Non-payment remittance advice enhancements are here

December 2021 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Dec 1, 2021

Grievance and appeal update

June 2018 Connecticut newsletter Administrative Jun 22, 2018

Group Retiree PPO plans

December 2019 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Dec 1, 2019

Guidance for coding evaluation and management services for new and established patients RETRACTION: Please refer to article published 9/1/22

October 2022 Provider Newsletter - Connecticut Administrative Oct 1, 2022

Have you reviewed your online provider directory information lately?

February 2023 Provider Newsletter - Connecticut Administrative Feb 1, 2023

Healthcare Quality Patient Assessment Form and Patient Assessment Form

January 2020 Anthem Connecticut Provider News Medicare Jan 1, 2020

Healthsync tiered health benefit plans to be offered January 1, 2019

October 2018 Anthem Connecticut Provider Newsletter Administrative Oct 1, 2018
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