Anthem Alters Emergency Department Coverage Policies For ‘Non-Urgent’ Visits, Will Review Denied Claims

News | March 30, 2018

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Health insurer Anthem has modified its policy of non-coverage for inappropriate emergency department visits made for commercial plan members for non-urgent conditions. The modifications are a group of “always pay” exceptions for visits made for what is usually considered a non-urgent condition. The exceptions include visits that resulted in inpatient or outpatient admission, or if…

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