Eligibility and Benefits Inquiry (HIPAA 270/271)

Note: The following information is available to help you gain familiarity with the web capabilities offered through Availity®.

An eligibility and benefits inquiry should be completed for every patient at every visit to confirm membership, verify coverage and determine other important information, such as the patient's co-pay, co-insurance and deductible amounts.

Eligibility and benefits inquiries may be completed online easily and efficiently using the Availity Eligibility and Benefits Inquiry.

To gain access to Availity's Eligibility and Benefits Inquiry, you must be registered with Availity.

For assistance in confirming real-time patient eligibility and benefits, please use the Availity Eligibility and Benefits User Guide


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