Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kentucky

Providers - Kentucky

Welcome, providers!

Resources that help healthcare professionals do what they do best — care for our members.

At Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid (Anthem), we value you as a provider in our network. That's why we’ve redesigned the provider site to make it more useful for you and easier to use.

Interested in joining our provider network? We look forward to working with you to provide quality services to our members.

COVID-19 information

Anthem is closely monitoring COVID-19 developments and how the novel coronavirus will impact our customers and provider partners.

Availity access

The Availity Portal offers healthcare professionals free access to real-time information and instant responses in a consistent format regardless of the payer.

At Availity, you can:

Request authorizations.
Submit claims.
Confirm eligibility.

Provider news

The latest articles and announcements on our Medicaid policies, processes, updates to Clinical Guidelines, claims filings, state and federal regulatory changes, and more:

Medicaid updates

Important Crib and Car Seat Program update

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid (Anthem) recently launched a new and exciting value-added benefits program. As part of this program, we've made it easier for members to access their benefits.

Provider data update

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid (Anthem) partners with AIM Specialty Health® (AIM), aleading specialty benefits management company that provides services for radiology, cardiology, genetic testing, oncology, musculoskeletal, rehabilitation, sleep management, and additional specialty areas.

Provider Digital Engagement

The purpose of this supplement is to establish the standards for increasing the use of secure digital provider tools and applications. These tools and applications are accessible to both participating and nonparticipating providers.

Sign up to receive email from Anthem

In order to communicate more efficiently with providers, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid (Anthem) is now sending some bulletins, policy change notifications, prior authorization update information, educational opportunities and more to providers via email.

Featured resources

Pharmacy information

Search for up-to-date drug information, including hundreds of brand-name and generic medications.

Maternal child program

When it comes to our pregnant members, we are committed to keeping both mom and baby healthy. That’s why we encourage all our moms-to-be to take part in our New Baby, New LifeSM program, a comprehensive, proactive case management and care coordination program for all expectant mothers and their newborns.

Behavioral health providers

We work collaboratively with hospitals, group practices and independent behavioral health care providers, community and government agencies, human service districts and other resources. This enables Anthem to meet the needs of members with mental health and substance use disorders as well as those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Need to report changes in practice status to Anthem?

Please complete the Provider Maintenance Form.

Government resources

Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Human Services: Department for Medicaid Services

Availity, LLC is an independent company providing administrative support services on behalf of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Medicaid.

Provider tools & resources

Interested in becoming a provider in the Anthem network?

We look forward to working with you to provide quality services to our members.