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Psoriasis Laser Treatment Administrative Policy Effective September 1, 2021

Audience: Participating Physicians

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is implementing the following administrative policy effective September 1, 2021 to define coverage and billing guidelines for laser treatment of psoriasis billed by providers contracted to provide this service. You can access the...

Vitamin D Testing Reminders

Audience: Primary Care Providers

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield’s medical policy 2.02.45, Screening for Vitamin D DeficiencyOpen a PDF, includes criteria used to determine coverage for vitamin D deficiency screening when it is considered medically appropriate for high-risk individuals. Screening for...

Preauthorization Updates Effective August 1, 2021 for All Lines of Business Requiring Preauthorization

Audience: All Providers

We would like to share updates regarding preauthorization under our Utilization Management (UM) Program. The UM Program gives Excellus BlueCross BlueShield and its health care provider partners the opportunity to monitor medical episodes of care to prevent unnecessary...

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