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Empire BCBS(NY) Health Plus -Medicaid Flu Vaccine Reimbursement

According to BCBS Health Plus (NY) Medicaid Plan -in order to comply with the flu vaccine reimbursement policy of NY DOH, starting 11/01/2020 Empire BCBS Health Plus (Empire), will reimburse both capitated and fee-for-service contracted providers for FLU VACCINES.

The following codes will apply to this policy and will be reimbursed accordingly:

90653 90674 90673 90630 90654 90682 90672 90687 90656 90685 90756 90688 90658 90686 90662 90694

If you are a NY provider that has already administered flu vaccine to the BCBS HealthPlus member prior to this notice and did not include this service on the claim, please submit a (corrected claim) with an appropriate code (s) to receive additional reimbursement and QUALITY measure.

If you have any questions, please call 800-450-8753


My name is Kate Patskovska, CPB. I am an Independent Medical Biller CPB (AAPC) and an owner of KR2 Medical Billing. KR2 Medical Billing is a full service Consulting/Medical Billing Business that is dedicated to educating, consulting, and overall improving the "financial health" of your medical practice.

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