Health care providers throughout the country are turning their attention to preparing for the impact of Health Care Reform in 2014 and beyond. We understand you may have questions on how Health Care Reform will impact your patients and your office. Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania is committed to giving you the information you need to prepare for these changes.
You may want to educate your patients about Health Care Reform. Send them to our Health Care Reform website at bcnepa.com/reform where they can find information, tools, resources and videos to help them understand how the law will affect their family. If you want to know how the law affects your patients' health insurance, visit bcnepa.com/reform to view our timeline of provisions.
If you have patients without health insurance, send them to the Blue Cross Store at BlueCrossNEPAStore.com. We offer a variety of affordable health insurance plans that give them the benefits they want and the quality health care they deserve.
Learn more about how the Health Care Reform will affect your paitents and your office. All of the provisions are detailed in A Timeline for Your Practice and Patients. Our Frequently Asked Questions helps to answer the most common questions providers have about Health Care Reform. The Need for Accurate Coding and Documentation relates to risk adjustment and the potential impact it could have on the financial health of your practice and your care delivery.
|A Timeline for Your Practice and Patients||Frequently Asked Questions|
|Accurate Coding and Documentation|
Help your patients understand the Health Care Reform changes that may affect them the most. Print and download for your patients to read.
|What You Need to Know About Marketplaces||What You Need to Know About Our Networks of Doctors and Hospitals|
Stay informed on Health Care Reform with our monthly Provider Bulletins. Each one features a different Health Care Reform topic most relevant to Providers. Download these valuable articles to find out how Health Care Reform impacts your practice.
|January 2014:||Individual Grace Period|
|January 2014:||Contraceptive Coverage|
|November 2013:||Understanding 2104 Networks and Plans|
|October 2013:||Medical Record Retrieval|
|September 2013:||Understanding Networks|
|August 2013:||90-Day Grace Period|
|July 2013:||Essential Health Benefits|
|June 2013:||How the Marketplace Works|
|May 2013:||Accurate Documentation & Coding|