BlueLink Newsletter

CareFirst's bimonthly administrative provider newsletter for participating practitioners and their office staff.


Cover of BlueLink February 2021 issue February
  • Medicare Advantage Product and Authorization Training Available
  • Clinical Practice Guideline Updates are Available on
  • CareFirst is Growing its available Networks – Are you In or Out of Network?
  • Blue High Performance Network (HPN) Beginning January 2021
  • Celebrate the Little Smiles During National Children’s Dental Health Month
  • Care Management Updates Effective January 1, 2021
  • Refer Patients to CareFirst’s Diabetes Virtual Care Program
  • The Value of a Second Opinion
  • February Effective Dates, Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) Codes and Policy Updates
  • February Medical Technology Updates
  • Medicare Advantage Claims – Are You Submitting Correctly?
  • CareFirst Updates Automatically Approved Inpatient Notifications
  • Medications Added to Prior Authorization List and Site of Care – Effective May 1
  • Drug Prior Authorization – Enhancements to NCCN Supported Regimen-Level Review Coming in May
  • Are You Up to Date on Best Practices and Quality Standards?