Out-of-State BCBS Member Claims Missing Authorization Numbers

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) has received feedback from providers that they are seeing claim denials with missing authorizations number requirements in electronic 837P claims submission. To correct the missing authorization number for out-of-state BCBS members plan, providers are asked to follow the appeals process. These claims cannot be corrected by submitting a frequency 7 claim.
  
For additional information on our appeals process, visit our BCBSND website and our provider manual.