Reimbursement Policies Available Online

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) regularly develops and revises coding and reimbursement policies 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 coding and reimbursement policies have been added or revised:

  • Multiple Procedure Reduction (MPPR) for Certain Diagnostic Imaging Procedures
  • Coding and Billing Guidelines for Gynecological and Rectal Exams
  • Inpatient Skilled Nursing Facility Billing Guidelines
  • Observation Coding Guidelines
  • Psychiatric and Substance Use Services Guidelines