Blue Cross of Idaho
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    2017 Qualified Health Plans

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Weekly Notifications Medical - Week of 01/16/2017

We publish these documents weekly to notify you of non-contractual changes.

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Weekly Notifications Dental - Week of 01/16/2017

We publish these documents weekly to notify you of non-contractual changes.

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Providing the tools and resources you need!

As a registered health care provider you can:

  • Review claims and eligibility on the patients you see
  • Review outpatient and inpatient prior authorizations
  • Sign up for Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) - Direct Deposit
  • Keep track of the allowances changes from year to year
  • Enter professional claims direct on line
  • Pull Remittance Advices from today back to January 1st 2006
  • Look up alpha prefixes for submission information on BlueCard Alpha Prefix

 To access the tools on our site, you must register. Please select REGISTER at the top of the page. If you are already a registered user and need assistance with our site, please contact your respective provider relations representative.

Welcome, Healthcare Providers!

Blue Cross of Idaho is proud to partner with you to provide Idahoans the best care at a great value. We're excited to bring you a new provider portal and welcome your feedback.

We are aware some of you are having difficulty with our new website. You may be able to troubleshoot the issue. If you are unable to solve the issue, please contact us.

Important Announcements

Idaho's Colorectal Cancer Roundtable - The mission of the Idaho Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Roundtable is to collectively improve CRC screening rates through collaboration by bringing awareness to CRC prevention and utilizing evidence-based colorectal cancer screening strategies.  Learn more

HPV Vaccination Summit - Human papillomavirus (HPV), HPV Vaccination Summit will educate clinicians on HPV vaccnation rates in Idaho, myth-busting, and best practices. Learn more

2017 Qualified Health Plans Educational Webinars
As part of our continued effort to educate providers about the upcoming changes to our 2017 Qualified Health Plans (QHP), Blue Cross of Idaho will offer two re-occuring educational webinars on a weekly basis. Webinars will run from November 29,2016 to February 2, 2017. Learn more Please note: The original webinar invite contained an incorrect fax number. Please use 208-286-3563 to fax in your registration form.

2017 QHP Educational Webinars - Weekly FAQs

Tips for Using the Find a Provider Tool - Training document

Quarterly Directory Confirmation

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services requires quarterly verification. Select the Launch button for instructions on how to submit your quarterly confirmation.


Blue Cross of Idaho Closure Dates


  • President's Day - Monday, February 20, 2017
  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 29, 2017
  • Independence Day - Tuesday, July 4, 2017
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 4, 2017
  • Veterans' Day - Friday, November 10, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 23, 2017
  • Day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 24, 2017
  • Christmas Day - Monday, December 25, 2017