City of Manchester Offers Medicare Advantage Option
The prefix on City of Manchester member ID cards will be XNS. The ID cards will also show the City of Manchester logo.
Providers may submit claims electronically using the electronic payer ID for the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association plan in their state or submit a UB-04 or CMS-1500 form to the Blue Cross Blue Shield plan in their state. Claims should not be filed with Original Medicare. Contracted and non‑contracted providers may call the Provider Services number on the back of the member ID card for benefit eligibility, prior authorization requirements, and for answers to any questions about City of Manchester member benefits or coverage.
Detailed prior authorization requirements also are available to contracted providers by accessing the Provider Self-Service Tool at Availity.com.*
February 2023 Newsletter