Availity® 101 Training

"BCBSTX Back to Basics: Availity 101" is a complimentary webinar covering the self-service electronic tools and features that can be accessed through the Availity provider portal.

In this one-hour training session, participants will learn how to:

  • Check real-time patient eligibility and benefits for BCBSTX members with the Availity Eligibility and Benefits tool
  • How to verify if a service requires benefit prior authorization
  • Verify claim status information using the Claim Status tool

New and existing users are highly encouraged to attend. You do not have to be registered with Availity prior to attending. If you have questions or need assistance, email our Provider Education Consultants.

To register now for this complimentary online training session hosted by BCBSTX, select a session date and time to register:

If you are unable to pre-register for a webinar, please return to this page and select the date and time for your preferred session. The "Join" button will become active at the scheduled start time of the meeting.


Availity Authorizations & Referrals Training

Learn how to electronically submit prior authorization and referral requests handled by BCBSTX using Availity’s Authorizations & Referrals tool. To register for session, select your preferred date and time below.


Availity Claim Status Tool Training

We host complimentary webinars for providers to learn how to efficiently verify detailed claim status online using Availity’s Claim Status tool. Select your preferred date and time below to register for an upcoming session.


Availity Remittance Viewer & Reporting On-Demand Training

These online tools give providers and billing services a convenient way to view claim detail information from the 835 Electronic Remittance Advice (835 ERA) and the Provider Claims Summary (PCS). Attend a webinar to learn how to gain or grant access, conduct a search, view general and payer-specific information and save or print results. To register, select a webinar date and time.


Availity is a trademark of Availity, LLC, a separate company that operates a health information network to provide electronic information exchange services to medical professionals. Availity provides administrative services to BCBSTX. BCBSTX makes no endorsement, representations or warranties regarding any products or services provided by third party vendors such as Availity. If you have any questions about the products or services provided by such vendors, you should contact the vendor(s) directly.

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