Preventive Services Clinical Payment and Coding Policy Update

Jan. 14, 2021

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has updated the Clinical Payment and Coding Policies page to include an update to the Preventive Services Policy effective 01/15/2021.

Changes to this Preventive Services policy are based on compliance with the United States Preventive Services Task Force updates and/or maybe the result of American Medical Association procedure code updates.

Refer to Clinical Payment and Coding Policies under Standards and Requirements on the provider website to review the current CPCPs.

If you have any questions or if you need additional information, please contact your BCBSTX Network Management Representative.


Clinical payment and coding policies are based on using healthcare professionals and industry standard guidelines. The clinical payment and coding guidelines are not intended to provide billing or coding advice but to serve as a reference for facilities and providers.