Special notice for facility providers
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) follows CMS’ NCCI Facility Procedure to Procedure (PTP) files and the Outpatient Code Editor (IOCE) NCCI Quarterly Data files. BCBSND implements quarterly file updates through the Optum and 3M quarterly scheduled edit release. The July Quarterly Files will be implemented into the Facility Code editing on July 30, 2021, with an effective date of July 1, 2021. Please refer to the Correct Coding Guideline Policy for more information.