Clear Claim Connection™

Clear Claim Connection (C3) is a free online reference tool that mirrors the logic behind Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas's (BCBSTX) code-auditing software*. You can use C3 to help determine how coding combinations on a particular claim may be evaluated during the adjudication process.

To gain access to C3, you must be registered with AvailityTM.. Once you are registered, you may connect directly to C3.

  • Register with Availity  or contact Availity Client Services at (800) AVAILITY (282-4548).
  • Once on the Availity website, look for Claims Management/Research Procedure Code Edit to access C3.

Effective 7/17/17, please use the following job aid to assist with signing on to C3 as well as information on how to use C3 to determine coding combinations on claims:
Clear Claim Connection (C3) for ClaimsXten 6.0 .

*Note: BCBSTX implemented ClaimsXtenTM, a code auditing tool developed by McKesson Information Solutions, Inc. For more information, view the ClaimsXten Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) .

Clear Claim Connection™ and ClaimsXten are trademarks of McKesson Information Solutions, Inc., an independent contractor.

Availity is a trademark of Availity, L.L.C., 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 offered by independent third party vendors such as Availity. If you have any questions about the products or services offered by such vendors, you should contact the vendor(s) directly.

Revised 06/2014