Because they were so different, yet had to be consolidated, Excellus BCBS
wanted to first implement a strong business analysis process to clearly identify company functions and processes.
This one-stop website allows BCBS
members to view and compare information about prospective doctors based on criteria such as qualifications, accreditations, gender, language and board certification.
More than 42 million BCBS
customers are currently accessing care through these innovative care programs.
53 percent of respondents who say they are prepared for BCBS
239 are not confident that their data is defined, harmonized, and appropriately aligned to critical risk and business operations
To achieve the level of detail required by the retrospective BCBS
measures, banks will need to build the intraday position for each of their accounts with real-time credit/debit confirmations, says Catherine Banneux, Senior Market Manager, Banking, at SWIFT.
Finally, the agency believes that adapting to a post-healthcare reform insurance exchange environment poses unique challenges for the BCBS
The Covering America Plan set forth by BCBS
works to provide health care across the county.
of New Jersey also is developing Prism Reach, an EMR that generates quarterly health report records, which it sends to both patients and their physicians.
In late November, negotiations between the PHO and the networks began again after members of the business community "'offered to unofficially mediate the impasse and provide an outside perspective to the contract language," according to a news release by BCBS
and the PRO.
often entered only the first 2 or 3 digits of the CPT codes.
The analysis is based on independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS
) companies' 2014 claims data and reflects care provided to 43 million BCBS
commercially insured members ages 18 through 64.
Array Health, which is working with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona to launch a private exchange platform online, has included Utah-based HealthEquity Inc to the plans and this is intended to allow BCBS
to offer HealthEquity's personal spending account options, including Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Accounts.