August 2019 BlueLink is Now Available

Posted on 2019-09-03
Updated on 2019-09-03 13:02:55

The latest issue of BlueLink is now available online at

Topics in this issue include:

  • Avoid Losing Access to CareFirst Direct — User Access Review Due Sept. 30
  • BlueLink Tip — Home-Based Services Program
  • CareFirst Offers Support for Members with Behavioral Health Needs
  • Drug Prior Authorization Enhancement — NCCN Supported Regimen-level Review Coming in November
  • Tell Us What You Think
  • Effective Dates, CPT® Codes and Policy Updates for August
  • New Medical Technology Updates for August
  • Helpful Tips to Avoid Claims Denials for Genetic Testing
  • Complex Psychological Testing No Longer Requires Prior Authorization
  • FEP Provides Advanced Benefit Determination for Some Specialty Drugs
  • Avoid Claims Errors by Submitting the Correct Frequency Code
  • Stay Connected — It Matters for your Patients
  • Come One, Come All…Lactation Consultants Can Participate in Our Medical Networks
  • DME Providers — Time is Running Out, Join the CPAP Program Today
  • Have You Made the Switch to the Enhanced ePA Tool? Make the Switch Today
  • Are You Up to Date on Best Practices and Quality Standards?
  • Links to News Updates in ‘In Case You Missed It’

Be sure to check out this issue and share it with your office staff. Remember, previous newsletter issues can be found at