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ClaimsXtenTM Announces Software Version Upgrade

Posted April 18, 2017

Beginning on or after July 17, 2017, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) will perform a system software upgrade from version 4.4 to version 6.0 for ClaimsXten. Key enhancements related to this upgrade include, but are not limited to:

  • Version 6.0 uses XML formatting with flexibility at the header and line levels during claim processing.
  • The Clear Claim ConnectionTM (C3) tool will have a new look and feel with new data fields for greater claim specificity, and the ICD code set default will be ICD-10.
  • Clinical edit clarifications and related sources will continue to be available.

An instruction document will be available by July 17, 2017, to assist users with learning the navigation in C3. Watch the News and Updates for additional details and announcements.

For more information about ClaimsXten, including answers to frequently asked questions, refer to the Clear Claim Connection page in the Education and Reference Center/Provider Tools section of our website at bcbsil.com/provider. Information also may be published in upcoming issues of the Blue Review.

ClaimsXten and Clear Claim Connection are trademarks of McKesson Information Solutions, Inc., an independent third party vendor that is solely responsible for its products and services.

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