Direct behavioral health fee schedule updates
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) has completed a review of our standard behavioral health fee schedules to ensure they meet the needs of our members, employer groups, and customers in this increasingly competitive and challenging environment. As a result, you will see the following modifications to our standard behavioral health fee schedules effective September 15, 2022:
- The behavioral health MD and PhD fee schedule WI378/WI381 will update rates
The fee schedule changes will be available for review via Availity* after September 1, 2022. To view contracted reimbursement rates, log onto Availity, choose Payer Spaces from the main menu bar, and select Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the Fee Schedule application. Your Availity access administrator will need to assign the fee schedule role to users to view this information.
Availity is an independent company providing a wide variety of online tools that allow providers to access real-time information from multiple payers via one secure sign-on. Availity has many other features and functions that will help you work more effectively with Anthem. To register for access to Availity, go to availity.com/providers/registration-details.
Again, we thank you for your continued participation and for working together with us to provide our members, your patients, with access to affordable, quality healthcare benefits and services. If you have any additional questions, please contact our Provider Experience team.
September 2022 Anthem Provider News - Wisconsin