Beginning February 1, 2023, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) will have membership for the Ohio Medicaid policy that your organization might see as patients.


All electronic data information transactions must be submitted directly to Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM), which includes the registration for the electronic remittance advice (835).


Please see below for specific details:

  • The electronic remittance advice (835) must be registered and managed with ODM for the Ohio Medicaid plan.
  • Please work with your vendor or clearinghouse to enroll your 835s with ODM. If your organization uses Availity* as a clearinghouse, they will also be responsible to submit your 835 registrations to ODM.
  • Use this link to submit your 835 registrations to ODM.


Note: Existing Commercial policies with Anthem will continue to be registered and managed by Availity.

* Availity, LLC is an independent company providing administrative support services on behalf of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

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February 2023 Anthem Provider News - Ohio