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
Larry Payton - BH Network Management Consultant, BlueCross MN
*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:
Forms and Publications
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 Availity.com