Beginning April 1, 2018, all care provided by Piedmont Healthcare will be considered out-of-network for all Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia plans, with the exception of Piedmont Rockdale and Piedmont Columbus Regional. If you are currently a Blue Cross member please visit http://bcbsga.com/piedmont to see if you are eligible to receive Continuation of Care and to download the necessary pape
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are removing the Social Security Number (SSN)-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) from Medicare ID cards to help prevent fraud and fight identity theft. Instead of being based on a beneficiary's Social Security number, each Medicare number will be an individually generated combination of letters and numbers. As a result, every existing Medicare beneficiary will get an updated Medicare Card that lists their new Medicare number.
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