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BCBSGA Medicare Advantage Plan & Administrative Changes/Updates

PW_A122614

Posting Date 
Subject 
Document 
07/24/2014 
Natural Disaster Updates (Dec 2012 – Aug 2013) 
 
07/24/2014 
Billing Clarification for Bevacizumab 
 
07/01/2014 
Chemo Assays Test Billing 
 
06/25/2014 
Cancer Care Quality Program Requires Certain Rx Precertifications 
 
06/20/2014 
HIPPS Codes Required for All Skilled Nursing and Home Health Providers 
 
06/03/2014 
Routine Physicals Covered in 2014 
 
05/07/2014 
Precertification of Cardiac Catheterizations 
 
04/25/2014 
Helping Our Members Schedule Office Visits/Preventive Screenings 
 
04/24/2014 
July 2014 Changes to Precertification 
 
03/28/2014 
Non-Contracting Providers may NOT Balance Bill or Bill the Member Directly 
 
03/28/2014 
Negative Formulary Update 
 
03/20/2014 
CPAP / BiPAP Devices and Related Supplies 
 
03/14/2014 
2014 House Call Program 
 
03/11/2014 
Private Rooms 
 
02/21/2014 
Update CMS 1500 Claim Form 
 
01/31/2014 
Ordering/Referring NPI Requirements 
 
01/28/2014 
Encounter Data 
 
12/31/2013 
Hospice Election Lookup Tool on CMS 
 
12/30/2013 
2014 DME Diabetic Supply Changes 
 
12/24/2013 
Medicare Advantage Changes in 2014 
 
12/23/2013 
State of Georgia Medicare Advantage Plan 
 
11/21/2013 
Self-Administered Drugs 
 
11/11/2013 
Natural Disaster Information for AL, FL, LA, and PA 
 
11/01/2013 
BlueCross BlueShield of GA 2014 Medicare Advantage Updates 
 
10/22/2013 
2013 Medicare Advantage Healthy Checklist  
 
10/18/2013 
Medicare Advantage Provider Site Guide  
 
10/09/2013 
Update: Avoidable Readmissions May Lead to Administrative Claim Denials 
 
10/08/2013 
Natural disaster Information for AR, CO, and MO  
 
10/08/2013 
Acupuncture and Chiropractic Benefits Not Offered in 2014  
 
10/01/2013 
2014 Insulin Coverage Changes  
 
10/01/2013 
Natural Disaster Information for CA, FL, NH, and TX 
 
09/18/2013 
Natural Disaster Updates for IA, NY, ND, SD, VT, and WI  
 
09/17/2013 
2014 Diabetic Supply Coverage Changes 
 
08/19/2013 
Chemo Assays Test Billing 
 
08/14/2013 
Member Submitted Claims 
 
08/07/2013 
Coverage of Wigs 
 
08/07/2013 
Natural Disaster Information for CO, IA, ND, and VT 
 
07/30/2013 
October 2013 Change to Ambulance Fee Schedule 
 
07/15/2013 
2013 National Uniform Billing Committee UB-04 Code Changes 
 
07/15/2013 
Home Health TOB 33X 
 
07/02/2013 
TX/OK Tornado Update 
 
06/28/2013 
Outpatient Therapy Functional Reporting Non-Compliance Alerts 
 
06/26/2013 
Sequestration and Medicare Advantage 
 
06/25/2013 
New Telephonic Options for Providers 
 
06/25/2013 
Social Work and Psych Codes in CORFs 
 
06/12/2013 
Medicare Advantage Interactive Telephone Guide for Providers 
 
06/12/2013 
Frequently Used CPT Codes 
 
05/14/2013 
Administrative Fee Charges 
 
04/18/2013 
Home Infusion Clarification  
 
04/08/2013 
CPT 36415 Adjustments 
 
04/05/2013 
Precertifications, Observation and Timely Notification Reminders for Medicare Advantage Members 
 
04/02/2013 
Surgical Modifiers  
 
03/29/2013 
Corrected Claims Guidelines  
 
03/13/2013 
Place of Service Billing 
 
03/11/2013 
Sequestration and Medicare Advantage 
 
03/04/2013 
Notice of Medicare Non Coverage to a Skilled Nursing Facility 
 
03/01/2013 
Important Reminder Regarding CPT 80101 
 
02/25/2013 
Ordering/Referring NPI Requirements 
 
02/20/2013 
2013 Psychiatry Codes 
 
02/01/2013 
Hurricane Sandy Claims Update  
 
02/01/2013 
Medicare Advantage eUpdates  
 
02/01/2013 
RX Monitoring 
 

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