Material adverse change

 

Beginning with dates of service on or after October 1, 2022, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield will update the policy language to indicate the following:

  • The title of the policy will be renamed to Place of Service – Facility from Place of Service Evaluation and Management Services – Facility.
  • Professional services billed under revenue codes 960-983 are nonreimbursable when submitted on a UB-04.
  • Preventive Counseling CPTs 99406–99409, 99411, and 99412 are nonreimburseable when billed in an outpatient setting.

 

As a reminder, Evaluation and Management (E/M) services and other professional services (excluding evaluation and management services rendered in the emergency room and billed with ER revenue codes) are required to be billed on a CMS 1500 form.

 

For specific policy details, visit the reimbursement policy page at anthem.com provider website.

 

 

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