Clinical Payment and Coding Policy Updates

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) has updated the Clinical Payment and Coding Policies (CPCP) page to include an update to the below policies:

Medical Record Documentation Guideline Effective 3/10/2020

Telemedicine and Telehealth Services Effective 5/10/2020

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.

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.