Delayed Implementation – HFS Requirement for Long Term Care Providers to Submit Monthly Billing

Posted December 1, 2016

On Oct. 24, 2016, the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) delayed the implementation of the new monthly billing process for Long Term Care (LTC) services until Dec. 1, 2016. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) changed its processes to match the HFS revised timeline. 

For more information about the new HFS monthly billing process, visit the Provider Notices page at