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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 January 20, 2017

Time Sensitive Request for CLIA Certificate Numbers for Blue Medicare Providers
January 13, 2017 -
Annual Medicare Advantage Health Outcomes Survey
January 9, 2017 -
2016 SOAP Notes for Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment
January 6, 2017 -
Risk Adjustment Provider Education
January 6, 2017 -
Avalon to Replace BCBSNC's Existing Lab Network
January 4, 2017 -
Blue Medicare Post Payment Audit Efforts
January 4, 2017 -
2017 Medical Benefit Changes for Patients
December 22, 2016 -
Deadline Extension for Diagnostic Imaging Providers to Complete OptiNet Assessment
December 21, 2016 -
2017 Benefit and Policy Changes for Bariatric Surgery
December 16, 2016 -
Helpful Tips for Using Blue e
December 16, 2016 -
Identify Eligibility and Benefits for Members At Each Visit
December 16, 2016 -
Rx Utilization Management Change Effective February 1, 2017
December 16, 2016 -
2016 SOAP Notes for Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment News
December 14, 2016 -
Important Reminder for Diagnostic Imaging Providers to Complete OptiNet Assessment
December 13, 2016 -
BCBSNC Covers High Blood Pressure Monitors for Some Members
December 8, 2016 -
Rx Updates for January 1, 2017
December 8, 2016 -
A Reminder for Radiology Claims
December 7, 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 -
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 -

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.