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Important News

We have collected and categorized the most recent policy updates, product updates, and company information that may be useful to you.

Latest Provider News – Updated December 02, 2016

2017 Products Include New Benefit Design for Varicose Vein Treatment
December 1, 2016 -
CAHPS Annual Medicare Advantage Member Survey
December 1, 2016 -
Medicare ID Card Changes
November 30, 2016 -
North Carolina State Health Plan Moves to a Custom Closed Formulary for 2017
November 22, 2016 -
Medicare Advantage Providers Are Requested to Review their Demographic Information
November 17, 2016 -
BCBSNC to Implement New Medical Oncology Program Effective April 1, 2017
November 10, 2016 -
Head Start Your ACA Patient Care Management for 2017
November 10, 2016 -
Risk Adjustment Provider Education
November 10, 2016 -
AIM Makes Diagnostic Imaging Service Information Available to Members Starting January 2017
November 9, 2016 -
Pharmacy Formulary Updates - Effective January 1, 2017
November 7, 2016 -
Breast Pump Coverage for BCBSNC Members
October 24, 2016 -
Rx Utilization Management Changes Effective Fall 2016 and January 1, 2017
October 21, 2016 -
BCBSNC Continues to Offer ACA Plans in 2017
October 17, 2016 -
BCBSNC Takes Steps to Ensure Access to Care and Medication for Customers Affected by the Hurricane
October 17, 2016 -
Provider Cx - Pharmacogenetic Lab Fees
October 17, 2016 -
Required EFT Enrollment Temporarily Suspended Due to Hurricane Matthew Damage Affecting Eastern NC
October 17, 2016 -
Complications of Influenza
October 7, 2016 -
Prior Approval Changes for Blue Medicare PPO Plans in 2017
October 7, 2016 -
BCBSNC Expands Agreement with OrthoNet Effective January 1, 2017
October 5, 2016 -
PQM Data to be Removed by April 23
October 3, 2016 -
Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment Validation Audit Starts September 2016
September 30, 2016 -
Hike NC! Makes it Easy for North Carolinians to Explore the Outdoors
September 29, 2016 -
New Response Time for Inpatient Admission Length of Stay Extensions and Transfers
September 29, 2016 -
BCBSNC's Medicare Advantage Products Leaving 3 North Carolina Counties in 2017
September 28, 2016 -
Request for CLIA Certificate Numbers for Blue Medicare Providers
September 27, 2016 -
Submission of Medical Records Required Within One Year of the Request Date
September 23, 2016 -
BCBSNC Continues to Offer ACA Policies in 2017
September 22, 2016 -
BCBSNC Asks Medicare Advantage Providers to Review Demographic Information
September 21, 2016 -
Inovalon ePASS Enhancements and a Training Event
September 19, 2016 -
2016-2017 Seasonal Flu Vaccine Information
September 16, 2016 -
CMS Announces Provider ECP Petition Process
September 16, 2016 -
Department of Insurance Voluntary Settlement Agreement Signed
September 15, 2016 -
Use this Checklist to Help Your Patients Prevent Falls
September 14, 2016 -

The information provided is only for general provider education purposes and is not a guarantee of payment. Benefits are always subject to terms and limitations of the member's specific plan, so please check the member's eligibility and benefits before rendering services. Please refer to your provider contract with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina for specific details, if needed.