Blue Cross Complete COVID-19 Vaccination Update
With the recent emergency use authorization and distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine, Blue Cross Complete (BCC) members will likely look to you for direction. Updates and changes are happening quickly, and BCC is closely monitoring guidance from local and federal officials to learn the most up-to date information.
Here is what is already known:
- It is important for everyone to continue taking steps to protect themselves by social distancing, washing their hands, and wearing a face covering.
- Distribution of the vaccine has begun but it will take time before the vaccine is more widely available. BCC is aware that you may be planning to administer the vaccine to your patients, and they will be interested in collecting more information from you to share with members.
- For the most current information about who is eligible for the vaccine during and after the public health emergency, visit MDHHS COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Guidance & Educational Resources.
- According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, state-specific regulations may apply to billing and reimbursement guidance, please visit http://www.michigan.gov/COVIDvaccine.