How to Find BCBSTX Resources in AvailityTM Payer Spaces

December 29, 2017

Have you recently been searching in the Availity Web Portal to locate a specific Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) tool or enrollment option? Some of our electronic resources offered through Availity have moved to the BCBSTX-branded Payer Spaces section in Availity.

The BCBSTX Payer Spaces section contains payer-specific in-house applications, resources, and links to the BCBSTX Provider website for quick access to pertinent information. You can also view the latest Availity News and Announcements for various payer-specific articles, newsletters and reference documents.

Providers may access BCBSTX Payer Spaces by selecting the Payer Spaces drop-down option from the Availity navigation menu.

The following online tools and resources are now available via the Resource tab within the BCBSTX Payer Spaces section:

  • Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT) online enrollment
  • Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA) online enrollment
  • iExchange® online benefit preauthorization registration
  • National Drug Code (NDC) Units Calculator
  • Electronic Refund Management (eRM) tool
  • and more…

Note: The Claim Research Tool (BCBS) remains available in the Claims & Payments tab on the Availity navigation menu.

To learn more about BCBSTX's electronic offerings, visit the Provider Tools page in the Education and Reference Center of our website at For assistance or customized training, contact a BCBSTX Provider Education Consultant at

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. iExchange is a trademark of Medecision, Inc., a separate company that provides collaborative health care management solutions for payers and providers. BCBSTX makes no endorsement, representations or warranties regarding any products or services provided by third party vendors such as Availity or Medecision. If you have any questions about the products or services provided by such vendors, you should contact the vendor(s) directly.