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"S" Newsletters - 2002

S-10-02 Published 12/26/02

  • Prescription Drugs Move to Three-Tier Copay Benefit

S-09-02 Published 1/8/03

Section 1: Reminders

  • Routine Hearing and Vision Screening Content of Medical Visit
  • Low-Level Laser Infrared Therapy
  • Chemical Peels and Cryosurgery
  • MRV vs. MRA

Section 2: Updates

  • Anesthesia Services
  • OB Epidural Anesthesia
  • Via Christi Riverside and Wesley Renew for 2003
  • Newborn Care
  • Cataract Surgery

Section 3: BlueCard

  • Tyson Members Protected By The Blues
  • Northeast Kansas: BlueCard Billing for Border Counties and
  • Multiple Contract Providers

Section 4: www.bcbsks.com

  • Password Challenge
  • Searching For Past Articles
  • Internet Tip: Multiple Profiles

Section 5: Pharmaceuticals

  • Radiological Pharmaceuticals
  • Prescription Drugs Move To Three-Tier Copay Benefit
  • Prime Therapeutics National Formulary Update

Miscellaneous

  • Provider Change Form

S-08-02 Published 10/08/02

  • Specialty Provider Workshop

S-07-02 Published 7/29/02

  • Fracture Care in the Emergency Room Setting
  • Expediting Predeterminations
  • Kroger-No Coverage for Physician Assistants
  • Osteointegrated and Cochlear Implants
  • Provider Appeals on Behalf of the Member
  • Good-Bye PICS, Hello HIPAA!
  • www.bcbsks.com System Failure
  • Ice Therapy
  • Prime Therapeutics National Formulary Update
  • Additional Billing Workshops Scheduled in Wichita
  • The Internet Truth
  • Where to File Your BlueCard Alpha Prefix Lists
  • BlueCard Questions and Answers

S-06-02 - Published 6/28/02

  • FEP New Claims System Implemented

S-05-02 - Published 5/08/02

  • Ear Lavage

S-04-02 - Published 4/17/02

  • BCBSKS HIPAA Initiatives Overview
  • BCBSKS Addresses HIPAA Privacy
  • BCBSKS Addresses HIPAA Security
  • BCBSKS HIPAA Timeline
  • How To Learn More About HIPAA

S-03-02 - Published 4/11/02

  • Specialty Provider New Biller Workshops

S-02-02 - Published 4/08/02

  • Electron Beam Computerized Tomography
  • Eligibility Information on www.bcbsks.com
  • Has Your Practice Undergone A Change?
  • Intrauterine Devices (IUDs) Now Covered
  • Medical Billing Workshop Added For Pittsburg Area
  • Medicare Adjustments
  • Member Rights and Responsibilities
  • Plan 65 A and Disability Plan A Claims
  • Professional Relations Incorporates New Phone System
  • Releasing Patient Information
  • Visudyne Billing Code

S-01-02 - Published 1/31/02

  • Discontinued Products for 2002 (FEP)
  • FEP Benefit Changes for 2002
  • FEP Benefits Chart
  • Highlights of Standard and Basic Options
  • New and Revised Remark Codes
  • New Benefit Coverage as of January 1, 2002 (FEP)
  • New to Standard Option in 2002 (FEP)
  • Provider Networks for 2002 (FEP)
  • Questions and Answers About FEP 2002 Benefits


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