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Behavioral Health - Blue Choice PPOSM Network Update, Sept. 1, 2015

Posted August 28, 2015

Earlier this year, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) sent a letter to independently contracted PPO Behavioral Health providers inviting them to join the Blue Choice network. The Blue Choice PPO network will include a separately contracted network of behavioral health providers inclusive of licensed psychiatrists, psychologists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSWs), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPCs) and Licensed Marriage Family Therapists (LMFTs). The Blue Choice PPO Behavioral Health Network will be effective on Sept. 1, 2015

If your practice provides behavioral health services and wishes to continue to be considered a participating provider in the Blue Choice network, please take the opportunity to request a BlueChoice Amendment by sending your request to NetOpsProviderUpdate@bcbsil.com.

Reimbursement for covered services rendered to Blue Choice members will be in accordance with the Blue Choice PPO fee schedule. To request a fee schedule for the Blue Choice PPO network, please complete the Blue Choice PPO Fee Schedule Request Form.

You may return the signed BlueChoice Amendment via fax, email, or mail as follows: 

Fax: 312-540-8609

Email Address: NetOpsProviderUpdate@bcbsil.com

Mailing Address: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, 23rd Floor, 300 E. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601-5000

If you have any questions, please contact Network Operations at 312-653-6555.