Health Care Provider Training

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) is proud to offer complimentary educational webinar sessions to our provider community. BCBSOK is committed to providing personalized one-on-one education to our valued providers. You will experience the maximum result from our training effectiveness which will foster satisfaction with BCBSOK.

In offering a variety of education topics, providers are allowed to choose specific topics which focus on their own office or individual needs. Our provider education specialists are prepared and ready to provide the personalized attention you have come to expect from BCBSOK.

The education modules below are available for training:

Authorizations & Referrals via Availity® Essentials

Availity® Essentials Orientation: Save Time Go Online

Join us for a review of electronic transactions, provider tools and helpful online resources.

Avoiding Inappropriate Antibiotic Use

Join us for free webinar on preventing antibiotics overuse on June 29, 2022, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. CT. Doctors (MDs and DOs), physician assistants and nurse practitioners will earn one continuing medical education (CME) credit for attending. 

Registration is required. Register here.

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Claim Status & Clinical Claim Appeals via Availity® Essentials

BCBSOK is hosting complimentary webinars for providers to learn how to efficiently verify detailed claim status and submit clinical claim appeals online using Availity’s Claim Status tool. Select your preferred date and time below to register for an upcoming session.

Message This Payer Application via Availity® Essentials

Learn how to use the ”Message This Payer” application to send secure claim management questions to BCBSOK and follow along with the conversation history. Using this option allows you the opportunity to…

  • Initiate a message to BCBSOK from the Availity Claim Status tool
  • Receive a response within two business days from a BCBSOK associate
  • Monitor message status via a dashboard view
  • View and print conversations

Register for an upcoming session by selecting your preferred date and time below:  

Remittance Viewer & Reporting On-Demand via Availity® Essentials


The New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association (NMOMA) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. NMOMA designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation.

Social Work CEUs Approved by NASW-NM. The Licensee must maintain proof of continuing education courses taken for the past four (4) years. The New Mexico Regulations and Licensing Department, Boards and Commissions, Social Work Licensing Board reserves the right to audit a licensee’s continuing education records as it deems necessary. This event has been approved for a total of 1 CEU.

Physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and psychologists can use AOA Cat 1-4 credit toward licensure. Social workers and mental health counselors (LPC, LCPC, LPCC) can use the Social Work CEU credit toward licensure.

The above material is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician. Physicians and other health care providers are encouraged to use their own best medical judgment based upon all available information and the condition of the patient in determining the best course of treatment.