BCBSKC

AcronymDefinition
BCBSKCBlue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
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With SecureTransport, BCBSKC is able to cost-effectively share eligibility and membership information over the Internet with its network of 830,000 members and several thousand healthcare providers.
American Healthways has consistently provided quality support services to our members and the physicians in our network," said BCBSKC Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President Frank J.
We are pleased that BCBSKC has recognized the importance and benefits of imaging and workflow within their operations.
BCBSKC provides health coverage to more than 865,000 residents in the greater Kansas City community, offering a number of benefit programs that can be included in group health plans for area employers.
The network of clinicians at BCBSKC now has quick and easy access to fully annotated, evidence-based references.
We originally selected American Healthways because we felt they could provide the highest quality support services to our members and the physicians in our network," said John Kennedy, executive vice president at BCBSKC.
BCBSKC must comply with the privacy and security regulations of HIPAA, which require health plans and hospitals to ensure the confidentiality and security of all electronic PHI.
The mission of Blue Access is to create a community culture within BCBSKC by providing tools and information that foster an effective work environment for its employees.
The company's initial focus is on the improvement of its customer-focused processes, including streamlining of procedures in the BCBSKC member services, customer service, claims and central operations divisions.
The implementation phase of this contract started on March 6, 2000 and BCBSKC members are already being visited by AirLogix home respiratory therapists.
BCBSNC and BCBSKC believe that the solutions offered by Topaz will be attractive to other Blue plans in the future.
BCBSKC, the largest health plan provider in a 32-county area, serving greater Kansas City and Northwest Missouri, will offer online billing to BCBSKC's entire market, including individual, small and large groups.