Upcoming Payer Conversion for Multiple CPIDs
CollaborateMD Blog
Independence Blue Cross (IBC) and Independence Administrators have announced that they will be migrating the following payers to Highmark Gateway. The clearinghouse is currently testing the claims with Highmark Gateway and will be implementing changes to migrate the following payers to Highmark Gateway on November 1, 2013:
• CPID 7417 Pennsylvania Independence Keystone Health Plan East - HMO - Payer ID 95056
• CPID 3559 Pennsylvania Independence Keystone Health Plan East - HMO - Payer ID 95056
• CPID 2781 Pennsylvania Independence Blue Cross - Payer ID 54704
• CPID 3560 Pennsylvania Independence Blue Cross - Payer ID 54704
• CPID 3557 Pennsylvania Independence Amerihealth HMO - Payer ID 95044
• CPID 3558 Pennsylvania Independence Amerihealth PPO - Payer ID 60061
• CPID 4715 Pennsylvania Independence Amerihealth DE - PPO - 93688
• CPID 4716 Pennsylvania Independence Amerihealth NJ - PPO - Payer ID 60061

Providers must be aware of the following:

Payer ID changes:
- Providers only need to include the CPID (not Payer ID) in the claim. There will be no Payer ID changes.

Enrollment Changes:
- Payer agreements for electronic claims are required.

Providers already approved do not need to complete a new agreement.

- New providers need to complete a new agreement.
- Payer agreements for electronic remittance are required.
- Providers already approved to receive remittance advice through the clearinghouse do not need to complete a new agreement.
- New providers need to complete a new agreement.

Action Required: Providers should be aware of the transition date.

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