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Credentialing Materials

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Physicians and professionals who would like to apply for new participation with us must first complete and return to us a Medical Provider and Behavioral Health Professional Application for Participation Request Form. Once we have received the completed form, we will forward the information to the Council for Affordable Quality HealthCare (CAQH). CAQH will send you a letter with a unique provider ID and instructions to complete the online application called the CAQH Universal Credentialing DataSource. 
The CAQH Universal Credentialing DataSource is now available for the following physicians and allied professionals:  
Advanced practice nurse midwife
Advanced practice nurse practitioner
Chiropractor
Doctor of osteopathic medicine
Medical doctor
Optometrist
Oral maxillofacial surgeon
Podiatrist
 
The following professionals are not required to complete the CAQH credentialing process. Instead, please complete and submit the Medical Provider and Behavioral Health Professional Application for Participation Request Form. Once we receive it, we will mail an Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield participation application packet to you.  
Audiologist
Naturopath
Occupational therapist
Physical therapist
Registered dietician
Speech language pathologist
 
All physicians and professionals who wish to participate in the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield managed care network must meet our credentialing policy requirements. Physicians will be required to provide to us a copy of the Maine hospital appointment letter before your application can be considered for credentialing review. 
If you have any questions about the credentialing process, please call us at (800) 832-6011. 
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