Payer Name and CPID Change for CPID 6442 and 4523 United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN
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Due to a payer change, effective 12/1/2012, claims sent to United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN (formerly AmeriChoice MS-CAN), which was associated with the United Healthcare of the River Valley payer ID 95378 (CPIDs 4523 and 6442), must be submitted to different CPIDs:

Current Name: United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN (formerly AmeriChoice MS-CAN)
New Name: United Healthcare
Current CPID: 6442
New CPID: 3429
Current Payer ID: 95378
New Payer ID: 87726
Payer Agreement Required: No

Current Name: United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN (formerly AmeriChoice MS-CAN)
New Name: United Healthcare
Current CPID: 4523
New CPID: 3550
Current Payer ID: 95378
New Payer ID: 87726
Payer Agreement Required: No

In order to continue receiving Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA) for United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN, providers must be enrolled for ERA using payer ID 95378 which will be available as part of the enrollment form for CPIDs 3429 and 3550 United Healthcare. The ERA will be returned using CPIDs 3429 or 3550.

ERA and claims for all other health plans associated with payer ID 95378 United Healthcare of the River Valley will continue to be processed under CPIDs 4523 and 6442 United Healthcare of the River Valley.

Action Required: Send all claims for United Healthcare Community Plan MS-CAN (formerly AmeriChoice MS-CAN), CPIDs 4523 and 6442 to the new CPIDs above. Enroll for ERA using payer ID 95378 which will be available as part of the enrollment form for CPIDs 3429 and 3550 United Healthcare.

If you have any questions, please contact Client Services at 1-888-348-8457, option 2.