News & Announcements

New specialty pharmacy network for Anthem Blue Cross

Effective 2/1/19, Anthem Blue Cross announces the launch of a new specialty pharmacy network for Anthem members. The new network provides the special care needed when a specialty drug is dispensed.

Pharmacy benefit manager change to IngenioRx

Earlier this year, we announced the launch of IngenioRx, our new pharmacy benefits manager (PBM). Effective January 1, 2020, IngenioRx will start serving our Anthem Blue Cross members’ prescription drug coverage.

Clinical Criteria Web Posting September 2019

On September 19, 2019, the Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee approved the following Clinical Criteria applicable to the medical drug benefit for Anthem Blue Cross. These policies were developed, revised or reviewed to support clinical coding edits.

MMP - Clinical Criteria Web Posting September 2019

On September 19, 2019, the Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee approved the following Clinical Criteria applicable to the medical drug benefit for Anthem Blue Cross. These policies were developed, revised or reviewed to support clinical coding edits.

Pharmacy benefit manager change to IngenioRx

Effective October 1, 2019, IngenioRx will become the pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) for prescription drugs, home delivery pharmacy and specialty pharmacy for Anthem Blue Cross (Anthem) members.

Screening for perinatal and postpartum depression

Beginning July 1, 2019, providers of obstetrical care are required to screen or offer to screen women for perinatal mood disorders, including depression.

New! Demographic Updates Made Easy

Anthem Blue Cross providers should update provider demographic information online via the revised Provider Maintenance Form. Update options include: adding an address location, changing a name or tax ID, provider leaving a group or a single location, adding and updating phone/fax numbers, closing a practice location, and more. Visit the form page to review more update options.

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