Facility, Agency and Organizations (FAOs) revalidation has been extended to March 15, 2016

Posted March 4, 2016

The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) requires that all Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois contracted providers participating in Blue Cross Community MMAI (Medicare-Medicaid Plan)SM, Blue Cross Community ICPSM, or Integrated Care Plan, and Blue Cross Community Family Health PlanSM (FHP) to revalidate their provider information. The deadline for FAOs has been extended to March 15, 2016.

FAOs and groups must first enter the Illinois Medicaid Program Advanced Cloud Technology (IMPACT) system and validate their provider information before associated individual providers can valididate their information. HFS has indicated that it will extend the revalidation due date for associated individual and sole providers to June 30, 2016.

For additional information, please refer to the HFS website.