COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Ending

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) is reminding providers that the COVID-19 Federal Public Health Emergency (PHE), declared under Section 319 of the Public Health Service Act by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, expires end of day May 11, 2023.

Please refer to the following HealthCare News (HCN) articles published under our News & Resource section on our website to learn more of the benefit changes that will apply:

Please note additional benefit information:

  • Medicaid Expansion is not impacted.
  • NextBlue of North Dakota Medicare Advantage plan; watch the NextBlue of ND website for possible benefit changes to coverage due to the PHE ending.

For additional questions please refer to the following:

Refer to the FEP COVID-19 Resource Center and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) webpages or contact our FEP Provider Service Center at 1-800-548-4026.