Previous Newsletters

October 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • Countdown to ICD-10: less than a year to go
  • National Drug Code (NDC) pricing paves the way for related initiatives
  • Radiology Quality Initiative (RQI) program to include new cardiac services
  • Centennial Care pharmacy enhancements

September 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • The Affordable Care Act: open enrollment for Health Insurance Marketplaces is Oct 1, 2013
  • Coming Soon: Revised CMS-1500 paper claim form (version 02/12)
  • Change in contact information for Medicaid medical-related dental services
  • Blue Cross Community Centennial provider training

August 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • Calling all Primary Care Providers: How to optimize patient safety after hours
  • The critical importance of care coordination
  • Moving into the next phase of Administrative Simplification
  • National drug code (NDC) pricing implementation effective Nov. 1, 2013

July 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • Don't procrastinate — get ready for ICD-10
  • GuidedHealth® platform supports clinical program expansion
  • Important change for claim status requests
  • "Got Shots? Protect Tots!" event planned for August 3–17

June 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • Immunization reporting is now mandatory
  • Webinars for Behavioral Health providers
  • Obligation to self-report overpayments
  • Vaccines for Children program

May 2013  – Read these articles and more…

  • BlueSaludSM and Medicare Part D drug list updates
  • Ready or not? Here comes ICD-10
  • Self-administered specialty drug reminder: hemophilia drugs
  • National Drug Code (NDC) reminders for professional/ancillary claims