Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) is proud to offer complimentary educational workshops to our provider community.
BCBSIL is committed to providing personalized one-on-one education to our valued providers. You will experience the maximum result from our training effectiveness which will foster satisfaction with BCBSIL.
In offering a variety of education workshops, providers are allowed to choose based on their own office or individual needs.
For complete course description and to register, please select any of the courses below.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the State of Illinois have partnered with BCBSIL to implement MMAI. It is a requirement of CMS for all MMAI contracted providers to have training on the following topics:
- Care Management and The Interdisciplinary Care Team
- Wellness Principles
- Cultural Competency
- Disability Literacy
- Independent Living and Recovery (Includes Behavioral Health Recovery and Crisis Intervention)
- Health, Safety and Welfare (Abuse, Neglect and Financial Exploitation of the Enrollees)
- Fraud, Waste and Abuse (Medicare and Medicaid)
To help you meet the MMAI training requirements, BCBSIL Provider Network Relations is conducting training seminars that will cover these topics. Suggested attendees include hospitalists, hospital-based case managers, quality management representatives, charge nurses and nurse supervisors, admitting supervisors, discharge planners, ER managers and department managers.
Training Seminar Dates and Locations:
Sessions are offered on multiple dates around Illinois, with a morning or afternoon option for your convenience. Follow the link to the registration form below to view a list of dates and locations in the selection menu. We hope to see you at one of our seminars!
Invitations will also be sent via email. Space is limited, so we encourage you to sign up now for your preferred workshop date and time.
No dates scheduled at this time
The BCBSIL Provider Network Relations team can help you stay informed. We are pleased to present complimentary workshops for BCBSIL contracted professional providers.
Each specialized training session will include a discussion about health care reform-related initiatives, as well as a chance to ask questions to address individual concerns or areas of interest.
You’ll also learn more about electronic options that help make doing business with BCBSIL faster and easier, including demonstrations of our Electronic Refund Management (eRM) tool and the Claim Inquiry Resolution Tool.
Workshop Dates and Locations:
We hope to see you at one of the workshops listed below. Sessions are offered from 9 a.m. to noon on multiple dates around Illinois.
- August 13 — Mt. Vernon, IL at the Holiday Inn
- August 27 — Rockford, IL at the Holiday Inn
- September 25 — Moline, IL at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center
Invitations will also be sent via email or postal mail. Space is limited, so we encourage you to sign up now for your preferred workshop date and time.