Code Auditing Update

February 7, 2012 

Effective May 7, 2012, BCBSIL will update its code auditing system to include the 2012 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) and Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code changes and the associated bundling logic. BCBSIL will also review quarterly, new and revised American Medical Association CPT and HCPCS codes. Please continue to utilize Clear Claim Connection™ (C3) to request specific code-to-code bundling. 

Note: To gain access to C3, you must be registered with Availity® or RealMed®. Once you are registered, you may connect directly to C3 via your preferred vendor portal.

  • Register with Availity  or contact Availity Client Services at (800) AVAILITY (282-4548). Once on the Availity Website, look for Claims Management/Research Procedure Code Edit to access C3.
  • Register with RealMed  or call (877) REALMED (732-5633).

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