We're continuing to add new information about LifeWise leaving the Oregon market.
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What's happening?Get our current newsletter (Sept 1, 2016)
Reduce antibiotics use
Between 60 and 90 percent of patients with acute viral bronchitis are prescribed antibiotics, according the National Committee on Quality Assurance. Learn more about reducing antibiotics use with fact sheets for patients and providers.
CMS audit starts mid-July
Starting in mid-July, providers may be selected for a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) medical records audit. Read the provider letter for more details. (June 23, 2016)
LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon to exit the state of Oregon (April 21, 2016)
LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon has decided to exit the state of Oregon. LifeWise member coverage will run through the end of their plan year, which in some cases may be in 2017 based on renewal dates. Rest assured that as long as the LifeWise member and service is covered, your claims will be paid. As always, you can check eligibility using our online tools. For additional information, refer to our FAQ or call our Provider Relations team at 800-596-3382, option 4.
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