Become a network provider

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Healthcare Solutions (Anthem) takes great pride in our network of physicians, facilities and related professionals. We strive to assist those who serve our members with the by making sure our providers receive the best possible information and have access to the latest technology and tools available. This helps ensure their success in providing for our members.

To be eligible to join Anthem as a provider, you must do the following:

  • Have an active Department of Health Care Financing and Policy (DHCFP) Medicaid provider ID number
  • Correctly and completely submit the credentialing application and required documentation.
  • Be fully credentialed by Anthem.
  • Sign and return all contract documents, as applicable. (New groups/providers will receive a Participating Health Provider Agreement (contract). Providers joining an existing contracted group must complete the applicable contract documents to be added to the existing contract.)
  • Upon completion of credentialing and full execution of contract documents, the provider will receive notice from the Anthem Network department with the effective date of participation, along with the fully executed contract (if it is a new contract). Services rendered prior to this effective date will be processes as out-of-network.

Application process

If you are interested in contracting with Anthem, send an email request to with the subject line Request to join network. The request should be on the provider’s letterhead and must include the following:

  • Enrolled in DHCFP with active Medicaid ID number
  • Medicare ID number (if applicable)
  • Geographic location(s)
  • Provider specialty and services/facility
  • Point of contact (name, phone and email)

If you have questions about the process and or would like to join our network, please email our within the subject line Request to join network, or fax us at 1-844-230-8829. Please allow 7 to 10 business days to receive a response and or application packet.