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Articles Month: March 2022

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Implementation update for the NYC Medicare Advantage Plus plan, an alliance between Empire BlueCross BlueShield and EmblemHealth

City of New York Retirees will NOT transition to NYC Medicare Advantage Plus on April 1, 2022. Additional updates on a new effective date will be made available at a later date. Read important information about this change here.
Transition to NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Delayed - Maine Medicare Mar 15, 2022

The Anthem, Inc. name is changing

Our parent company's name is changing Administrative Mar 14, 2022

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 - Maine Administrative Mar 2, 2022

Notices of material changes/amendments to contract – March 2022

Notices of material changes/amendments to contract may apply for new or updated reimbursement policies, medical policies, or prior authorization requirements. In this issue, please reference the following articles:

  • AIM Specialty Health Outpatient Rehabilitative and Habilitative Services Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines updates
  • Clinical criteria updates for specialty pharmacy
  • Correction to February 2022 specialty pharmacy updates
  • Specialty pharmacy updates - March 2022
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA): Have you reviewed your online provider directory information lately?

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Enhancements to the Availity Authorization application are now available

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Digital Tools Mar 1, 2022

AIM Specialty Health Outpatient Rehabilitative and Habilitative Services Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines updates

Notice of material change/amendment to contract
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Mar 1, 2022

Clinical criteria updates for specialty pharmacy

Notice of material change/amendment to contract
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Pharmacy Mar 1, 2022

Correction to February 2022 specialty pharmacy updates

Notice of material change/amendment to contract
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Pharmacy Mar 1, 2022

Specialty pharmacy updates - March 2022

Notice of material change/amendment to contract
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Pharmacy Mar 1, 2022

New address for Federal Employee Program® clinical grievances and appeals

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Mar 1, 2022

Prior authorization requirement change effective June 1, 2022

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

Clinical criteria updates

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

Annual wellness visits for Medicare Advantage members

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

Medication adherence

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

Keep up with Medicare news

  • Medical step therapy updates
  • Phone number change for AIM in Maine
March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Medicare Mar 1, 2022

New! Vaccination resource page for providers

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Updated preventive care guidance regarding screening colonoscopies

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Understanding your patients’ differences is lifesaving

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Your influence matters: Recommending cancer screenings to your patients

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Administrative Mar 1, 2022

Simplifying requests for additional information

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Digital Tools Mar 1, 2022

HEDIS 2022 Federal Employee Program® medical record request requirements

March 2022 Anthem Maine Provider News Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Mar 1, 2022
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