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I am wondering why absolutely NONE of the provider phone numbers will allow a providers office to speak with a HUMAN REPRESENTATIVE. Availity is not giving a clear explanation of benefits and neither are the AUTOMATED BCBS of Illinois provider phone lines. This is extremely frustrating and and huge waste of our staffs time.
My secret tip is to put the patient's DOB in incorrectly three times. After the third time, the automated system will transfer you to a live representative.
I was just able to speak to a human representative at 1-888-986-7682. Write that number down somewhere!
THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!!
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