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Site of Care* medical necessity reviews for a wide range of surgical procedures beginning January 1, 2021

Test Pub - Digital Tools Products & Programs May 20, 2021

Empire updates formulary lists for commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

Designated Specialty Pharmacies in 2021

Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

National Drug Code requirement on outpatient claims

Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

Prior authorization updates for specialty pharmacy are available

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Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

Updated Coverage for Breast Cancer prevention medications

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Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

FDA approvals and expedited pathways used - New Molecular Entities (NMEs)

Bullet Test - found issues
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Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

Pharmacy information available on empireblue.com

Test Pub - Digital Tools Pharmacy May 20, 2021

Keep up with important news from Empire and receive notifications by email

You can download single articles or entire editions as a PDF and save to your computer – providing paperless convenience and easy access to pertinent information you may need

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

New Blue HPN® network included in plans available for employee open enrollment Fall 2020

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

Charges for Personal Protective Equipment by Participating Providers

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

Request referrals for Empire Individual Network Plan through Interactive Care Reviewer

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

New Medical Claim Attachment Webinars: Register Today

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

National Accounts 2021 Pre-certification list

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

CRA Reporting Update: New guidance on telephone-only service CPT codes for Risk Adjustment Program

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

What Matters Most: Improving the Patient Experience

Test Pub - Digital Tools Administrative May 20, 2021

Interactive Care Reviewer adds outpatient medical authorization requests for Empire local, State and City plans

We are pleased to announce that Interactive Care Reviewer (ICR) is now available to submit outpatient medical authorization requests for Empire BlueCross BlueShield (“Empire”) members enrolled in New York Local, State and City plans

Test Pub - Digital Tools Digital Tools May 20, 2021

New Digital Provider Enrollment tool added to Availity for New York

Test Pub - Digital Tools Digital Tools May 20, 2021

Electronic member ID cards available on the Availity Portal

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Test Pub - Digital Tools Digital Tools May 20, 2021

Empire Chat: A fast, easy way to have your questions answered

Test Pub - Digital Tools Digital Tools May 20, 2021

Medical Policy Updates

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines May 20, 2021

Clinical Criteria updates for specialty pharmacy are available

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines May 20, 2021

Transition to AIM Rehabilitative Service Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines May 20, 2021

REMINDER: Expansion of AIM Musculoskeletal Program Effective November 1, 2020

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines May 20, 2021

Reimbursement Policy Update: Emergency Department: Leveling of Evaluation and Management Services (Facility)

Test Pub - Digital Tools Reimbursement Policies May 20, 2021

Reimbursement policy update: Laboratory and Venipuncture (Professional)

Test Pub - Digital Tools Reimbursement Policies May 20, 2021

Federal Employee Program® Expands Specialty Pharmacy Prior Authorization List

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Test Pub - Digital Tools Federal Employee Plan (FEP) May 20, 2021

Update: Notice of changes to the AIM Musculoskeletal Program prior authorization requirements and setting determinations

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

SOMOS to manage delegated functions effective October 1, 2020

2nd Bullet test - same issue found.
Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Prior authorization requirements for E0482

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Asthma controller medications

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Patient360 enhancement for medical providers

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Coding spotlight: providers guide to coding for behavioral health disorders

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Keep up with Medicaid news

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicaid May 20, 2021

Prior authorization requirements for the below codes (December 1, 2020)

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Prior authorization requirements for the below codes (January 1, 2021)

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Patient360 enhancement for medical providers

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Social determinants of health support expanding with GroundGame Health

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Evaluation and management services correct coding

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Provider transparency update

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Keep up with Medicare news

Test Pub - Digital Tools Medicare May 20, 2021

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

Test Pub - Digital Tools Digital Tools May 20, 2021

Site of Care* medical necessity reviews for a wide range of surgical procedures beginning January 1, 2021

Bullets: can't select the full list and move bullets. The indent function is grayed out. When you select in front of an individual line you can indent and get a second, third, etc level of bullet. Except for the first bullet. THat one is fixed.

Bullets seem to line up correctly on PDF.
Digital Tools Test 2 - Word Count Limit is 65 - Digital Tools - NY Products & Programs May 18, 2021

Request referrals for Empire Individual Network Plan through Interactive Care Reviewer

Digital Tools Test 2 - Word Count Limit is 65 - Digital Tools - NY Administrative May 18, 2021

Clinical Criteria updates for specialty pharmacy are available

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Digital Tools Test 2 - Word Count Limit is 65 - Digital Tools - NY Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines May 18, 2021

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Digital Tools Test 2 - Word Count Limit is 65 - Digital Tools - NY Digital Tools May 18, 2021

Site of Care* medical necessity reviews for a wide range of surgical procedures beginning January 1, 2021

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Products & Programs Nov 2, 2020

Empire updates formulary lists for commercial health plan pharmacy benefit

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

Designated Specialty Pharmacies in 2021

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

National Drug Code requirement on outpatient claims

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

Prior authorization updates for specialty pharmacy are available

Tested resizing table - did not save changes to table.
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

Updated Coverage for Breast Cancer prevention medications

Tested Format drop down - passed
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

FDA approvals and expedited pathways used - New Molecular Entities (NMEs)

Bullet Test - found issues
Attachment test - passed
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

Pharmacy information available on empireblue.com

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Pharmacy Nov 2, 2020

Keep up with important news from Empire and receive notifications by email

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

New Digital Provider Enrollment tool added to Availity for New York

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

New Blue HPN® network included in plans available for employee open enrollment Fall 2020

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Charges for Personal Protective Equipment by Participating Providers

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Electronic member ID cards available on the Availity Portal

Tested image - passed
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Empire Chat: A fast, easy way to have your questions answered

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Interactive Care Reviewer adds outpatient medical authorization requests for Empire local, State and City plans

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Request referrals for Empire Individual Network Plan through Interactive Care Reviewer

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

New Medical Claim Attachment Webinars: Register Today

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

National Accounts 2021 Pre-certification list

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

CRA Reporting Update: New guidance on telephone-only service CPT codes for Risk Adjustment Program

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

What Matters Most: Improving the Patient Experience

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Administrative Nov 2, 2020

Medical Policy Updates

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Nov 2, 2020

Clinical Criteria updates for specialty pharmacy are available

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Nov 2, 2020

Transition to AIM Rehabilitative Service Clinical Appropriateness Guidelines

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Nov 2, 2020

REMINDER: Expansion of AIM Musculoskeletal Program Effective November 1, 2020

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Nov 2, 2020

Reimbursement Policy Update: Emergency Department: Leveling of Evaluation and Management Services (Facility)

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Reimbursement Policies Nov 2, 2020

Reimbursement policy update: Laboratory and Venipuncture (Professional)

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Reimbursement Policies Nov 2, 2020

Federal Employee Program® Expands Specialty Pharmacy Prior Authorization List

Was able to resize table in this article and changes saved.
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Federal Employee Plan (FEP) Nov 2, 2020

Update: Notice of changes to the AIM Musculoskeletal Program prior authorization requirements and setting determinations

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

SOMOS to manage delegated functions effective October 1, 2020

2nd Bullet test - same issue found.
SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Prior authorization requirements for E0482

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Asthma controller medications

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Patient360 enhancement for medical providers

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Coding spotlight: providers guide to coding for behavioral health disorders

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Keep up with Medicaid news

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicaid Nov 2, 2020

Prior authorization requirements for the below codes (December 1, 2020)

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Prior authorization requirements for the below codes (January 1, 2021)

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Patient360 enhancement for medical providers

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Social determinants of health support expanding with GroundGame Health

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Evaluation and management services correct coding

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Provider transparency update

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Medical drug benefit Clinical Criteria updates

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Keep up with Medicare news

SD Test Pub - Copy of Oct 20 Newsletter Medicare Nov 2, 2020

Testing Bullets - NY

N/A Administrative Oct 21, 2020

SD Table Test - 0901.2

N/A Administrative Sep 4, 2020

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SD Testing - July 8th Administrative Jul 14, 2020

Rich Text Test - SD

SD Testing - July 8th Administrative Jul 14, 2020

Bullet Test - SD

SD Testing - July 8th Medical Policy & Clinical Guidelines Jul 14, 2020

Table Test - SD

SD Testing - July 8th Policy Updates Jul 14, 2020

Image Test - SD

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SD Testing - July 8th Medicaid Jul 14, 2020

Rich text - Formatting test SD - Underline does not work (both from Format dropdown and Ctrl +U) Doesn't appear in PDF either.

SD UAT Test Publication Administrative Jun 9, 2020

Article order 3 - Step therapy update

SD UAT Test Publication Administrative Jun 9, 2020

Article Order 4 and Bullet Test - Beacon Health Options

SD UAT Test Publication Administrative Jun 9, 2020

Hyperlink Color Test

SD UAT Test Publication Administrative Jun 9, 2020
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