Reimbursement and Coding Policy Updates

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) continually develops and revises coding and reimbursement policies and resources in response to rapidly changing medical technology and updates to the coding sets. Our commitment is to update the provider community as coding and reimbursement policies are adopted and/or revised.

The following reimbursement and coding policies are New as of Jan. 1, 2024:

The following reimbursement and coding policy was revised and is effective Jan. 1, 2024:

  • Chiropractic Services (Medicaid Expansion)   
    • New patient Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services, chiropractic manipulation and spinal x-rays are reimbursable
    • All other services will not receive separate reimbursement 
    • This update applies only to Medicaid Expansion

 Contact the appropriate Provider Service Center.