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Employer Newsletter - IAI

Important Administrative Information (IAI) is a quarterly mailing that delivers the latest news about Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts products and services to employers and consultants.

Current Editions:

The new MyBlue Member App is here!
We're excited to announce that the new MyBlue Member App is now available in both the Apple App and Google Play stores, and that our members can download it for free. Learn more.

Fertility Pharmacy Added to Network
Starting July 1, 2016, AcariaHealth will join our retail fertility pharmacy network to fill prescriptions for our members' fertility medications. Learn more.

Update to All-Payer Claims Database Submissions for Self-funded Accounts with ERISA Plans
As of March 28, 2016, we will no longer submit data to any state's All-Payer Claims Database (APCD) for any self-funded account with an Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) plan. Learn more.

ACA Member Months Reporting Offering for ASC Accounts
All of our Administrative Services Contract (ASC) accounts will have access to a tax reporting service, which follows the Affordable Care Act (ACA) guidelines. This service is available at no cost to ASC accounts for the 2016 tax year on their Member Months Coverage Report. Learn more.

New Provider Network of Licensed Applied Behavioral Analysts
To support the Massachusetts ARICA mandate, we are developing a network of licensed applied behavioral analysts. Starting October 1, 2016, this change affects all indemnity, PPO, and Managed Care plans. Learn More.

Healthy Actions Has More Ways Members Can Achieve Their Goals
Healthy Actions makes it easier than ever for members to earn their $300 incentive. Now, when members view their test results, they can access information geared towards their individual health needs. Healthy Actions also highlights how members can get reimbursed for qualified fitness and weight loss programs and get discounts healthy products, travel, food, and more. Learn more.

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