BlueLink Newsletter

CareFirst's bimonthly administrative provider newsletter for participating practitioners and their office staff.

2019

Month
Highlights
Cover of BlueLink April 2019 issue April
  • Hospitals Must Attest to Patient Safety Standards
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Adds Boxed Warning to Uloric
  • BlueLink Tip — Self-Service Tools
  • Effective Dates, Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) Codes and Policy Updates for April
  • New Medical Technology Updates for April
  • Remember to Request a Prior Authorization for Genetic Tests
  • Register Today for the CareFirst Pediatric Conference
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP) Policy for Travel Vaccines
  • Are You Up to Date on Best Practices and Quality Standards?
  • Links to News Updates in ‘In Case You Missed It’
Cover of BlueLink February 2019 issue February
  • Horizon Foundation’s Speak(easy) Howard Campaign Offers Free Webinar Series
  • BlueLink Tip — Requesting Prior Authorizations for Genetic Tests
  • Save The Date For The CareFirst Pediatric Conference
  • Effective March 1— Both CPT® Code 99050 and 99051 Available for Reimbursement
  • Effective Dates, CPT Codes and Policy Updates for February
  • New Medical Technology Updates for February
  • Provider Reminder — An Inquiry vs. An Appeal How to Properly Submit Both
  • Care Management Updates — Effective Jan. 1
  • Are You Up to Date on Best Practices and Quality Standards?
  • Links to News Updates in ‘In Case You Missed It’