BCBSMN Transition & TA

BCBS Transition to Amerigroup - December 1, 2018

BCBS Medicaid claims processing transition to Amerigroup, starting Dec. 1, 2018. Here are some resources:

BH Network Management Consultant

*Prefers email correspondance

*Tip - Start emails with "....We tried provider services. They could not solve the problem." OR "Provider Services cannot address this problem because..." It's the most helpful to explain the problem with details. 

Blue Cross Providers Page:

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  • Bulletins 

  • Manuals

  • BluePlus Manual

  • 2018 Provider Policy and Procedure


Starting December 1, 2018 (date of service), ALL MN Medicaid business/ claims will be administered and paid through Amerigroup

Enrolled Members will receive new ID cards from BCBS - new alpha prefix

Blue Cross will DENY you claims if you submit them to BCBS for any services 12/1/2018 and beyond

Blue Cross Bulletins - explains changes to expect 

Availity - Prior Authorizations 

complete prior authorizations online at