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Articles Month: October 2021

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Join The Fenway Institute for a CME webinar about improving your LGBTQIA+ patient interactions

Join a live webinar, “LGBTQIA+ Care: Delivering Trust and Belonging with Every Interaction,” presented by the National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute. 

Gain LGBTQIA+ Patient Interaction Knowledge - Virginia Administrative Oct 21, 2021

Important COVID-19 update: Prior authorization and other policy adjustments (Updated October 20, 2021)

We recently updated prior authorization requirements for patient transfers from acute inpatient hospitals to skilled nursing facilities.
COVID-19 Information Administrative Oct 20, 2021

New Medicare Advantage plan will have access to BlueCross BlueShield Medicare Advantage PPO Network Sharing providers nationally

Effective January 1, 2022, approximately 240,000 Medicare-eligible City of New York retirees across the United States will transition to Retiree Health Alliance’s NYC Medicare Advantage Plus plan and have access to BlueCross BlueShield Medicare Advantage PPO Network Sharing. Read important information about this change in the New York City Medicare Advantage announcement.

 

New 240k member Group Retiree PPO plan - Virginia Medicare Oct 19, 2021

Submit claims with complete and correct data to avoid claim denials

Submit claims with complete and correct data to avoid claim denials Administrative Oct 8, 2021

Join the American Heart Association for a CME webinar on hypertension and diabetes disease management


Chronic disease management strategies for your patients with hypertension and diabetes

Date: Friday, October 8, 2021

Time: 12:00 p.m. ET

Clinical Quality CME Webinar Series Continues - Virginia Administrative Oct 5, 2021

Important COVID-19 update: Prior authorization and other policy adjustments (Updated October 1, 2021)

We recently updated prior authorization requirements for patient transfers from acute inpatient hospitals to skilled nursing facilities.
COVID-19 Information Administrative Oct 1, 2021

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

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Your recommendation is key to encouraging cancer screenings for your female patients

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Are you talking to ALL of your patients about breast cancer screenings?

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Looking to earn continuing medical education credits? Register for these on-demand webinars

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Clinical appeals

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Administrative Oct 1, 2021

Good news: Non-payment remittance advice enhancements coming soon

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Digital Tools Oct 1, 2021

Procedure searches in Find Care

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Digital Tools Oct 1, 2021

REMINDER: EnrollSafe, the new electronic funds transfer enrollment portal for Anthem providers - replacing CAQH Enrollhub effective November 1, 2021

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Digital Tools Oct 1, 2021

Coverage guidelines effective January 1, 2022

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Coverage and Clinical Guidelines Oct 1, 2021

Clinical utilization management guideline update

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Coverage and Clinical Guidelines Oct 1, 2021

Specialty pharmacy updates are available

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Pharmacy Oct 1, 2021

Pharmacy information available on anthem.com

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Pharmacy Oct 1, 2021

Diabetes testing and screening HEDIS measures

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicaid Oct 1, 2021

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

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicaid Oct 1, 2021

Prior authorization updates for specialty pharmacy

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicaid Oct 1, 2021

Prior authorization updates for specialty pharmacy

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicaid Oct 1, 2021

Keep up with Medicaid news: October 2021

  • 2021 affirmative statement concerning utilization management decisions
  • Medical Policies and Utilization Management Guidelines update
  • Generic buprenorphine/naloxone tablets added to Virginia Preferred Drug List
October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicaid Oct 1, 2021

New medical step therapy requirements

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021

Sexually Transmitted Infections Testing: Professional

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021

Information about 2021 Special Needs Plans

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021

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

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021

HEDIS® medical record submission made easier with our Remote EMR Access Service

October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021

Keep up with Medicare news: October 2021

  • 2021 affirmative statement concerning utilization management decisions
  • Medical Policies and Utilization Management Guidelines update
October 2021 Anthem Provider News - Virginia Medicare Oct 1, 2021
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