Personal home helper benefit
Your patient’s current supplemental benefit for personal home helper has been re-authorized for 2020. For billing in 2020, use the new authorization number. For more information or to view the new authorization number, sign into the Availity Portal or call Provider Services at 1-800-499-9554.
Submit claims electronically through Availity
Availity is well known as a Web portal and claims clearinghouse, but they are much more. Availity also functions as an electronic data interchange (EDI) gateway for multiple payers and is the single EDI connection for Anthem. It will allow you to submit claims electronically, verify pre-authorization and member information, check claims status, and much more.
To get started, go to https://www11.anthem.com/edi and select your state.
March 2020 Anthem Provider News - Virginia