Billing Under Supervising Provider Policy & Online Prior Authorization Tool

Billing Under Supervising Provider Policy

• BCBSWY does not permit credentialed physicians to submit claims on behalf of other noncredentialed or non-physician practitioners (NPPs).
• NPPs who are eligible to receive their own National Provider Identification (NPI) and who are
credentialed must submit their claims directly to BCBSWY under their own NPI.

Online Prior Authorization Tool

• This issue we were experiencing last week with the online prior authorization tool has been
• Providers are encouraged to submit prior authorizations electronically for greater efficiency
and turnaround time.


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