Availity® Essentials, BlueApprovRSM and Online Resources Training


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Description Dates Session Times

Availity® Essentials and BlueApprovRSM Prior Authorizations, Refferals, & Recommended Clinical Review

BCBSOK is hosting webinar sessions for you to learn how to electronically submit prior authorization requests handled by BCBSOK using the BlueApprovRSM and Authorizations & Referrals - tools via Availity Essentials. You will learn how to access and use BlueApprovRSM via Availity® Essentials to submit inpatient and outpatient medical/surgical, behavioral health and specialty pharmacy drug requests as well as recommended clinical review (RCR) requests for medical/surgical and specialty pharmacy drugs. To register for sessions, select your preferred date and time below.

March 20, 2024
March 27, 2024
April 3, 2024
April 10, 2024
April 17, 2024
April 24, 2024
May 1, 2024
May 8, 2024
May 15, 2024
May 22, 2024
May 29, 2024
June 5, 2024
June 12, 2024
June 26, 2024

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Availity Essentials Claim Status, Clinical Appeals, Reconsiderations and Message This Payer 
Learn how to verify enhanced claim status, submit clinical claim appeals, reconsiderations requests and Message This Payer online and monitor status using the Availity Claim Status tool.
March 21, 2024 
March 28, 2024
April 4, 2024
April 11, 2024
April 18, 2024
April 25, 2024
May 2, 2024
May 9, 2024
May 16, 2024
May 23, 2024
May 30, 2024
June 6, 2024
June 13, 2024
June 20, 2024
June 27, 2024

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Availity Essentials Instructor-Led Training
Register for this session to better understand how electronic transactions can work for your organization. You’ll learn the importance of Manage My Organization, how to use the Patient ID Finder, instruction on how to verify patients' Eligibility and Benefits and more about other online options.
March 19, 2024
April 16, 2024
May 21, 2024
June 18, 2024

11 a.m. to noon

Availity Remittance Viewer and Provider Claim Summary
These online tools give providers and billing services a convenient way to view claim detail information from the 835 Electronic Remittance Advice and the Provider Claim Summary. Attend a webinar to learn how to gain or grant access, conduct a search, view general and payer-specific information, and save or print results.

March 21, 2024
April 18, 2024
May 16, 2024
June 20, 2024


1 to 2 p.m.
BlueApprovRSM: Prior Authorization Process
Learn how to access via Availity Essentials to submit and secure real-time approvals for inpatient and/or outpatient prior authorization requests as well as recommended clinical review for medical/surgical services, specialty pharmacy drugs and behavioral health services for many BCBSOK commercial members.
March 19, 2024
March 26, 2024
April 2, 2024
April 9, 2024
April 16, 2024
April 23, 2024
April 30, 2024
May 7, 2024
May 14, 2024
May 21, 2024
May 28, 2024
June 4, 2024
June 11, 2024
June 18, 2024
June 25, 2024
3 to 4 p.m. 

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.

Availity is a trademark of Availity, LLC, a separate company that operates a health information network to provide electronic information exchange services to medical professionals. Availity provides administrative services to BCBSOK. BCBSOK makes no endorsement, representations or warranties regarding third party vendors and the products and services they offer.