Provider Resources Overview

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) is committed to supporting you in providing quality care and services to our members. On this page you will find frequently used forms, training resources, manuals and guides, prior authorization information, referral information and other support.

Provider forms

Find the forms you need to care for your patients — all categorized for quick access in our convenient online library.

Policies, guidelines and manuals

Get key information on covered services, utilization management, clinical guidelines, claims procedures, and reimbursement policies.


Precertification is required for some categories of services, including inpatient hospital services and durable medical equipment rentals.

Learn about Availity

Many of the tools you use — such as eligibility or benefits inquiries, claims submission or status, and precertification requests — can easily be accessed from your Availity account.


Get detailed information on coordinating referrals to a PCP, specialist, facility or pharmacy in a member’s plan.

Provider Training Academy

Anthem offers training and tutorials that support providers in caring for our members and continuing their education. 

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.