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Health Plans

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina

Welcome to the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina page. Here you can access useful materials about the program.

If you have any questions about the NIA Program, please contact your dedicated NIA Provider Relations Manager, Tony Salvati.

Update on COVID-19


Spine Care Program

Effective May 1, 2016, BlueCross and BlueChoice will implement a musculoskeletal program. This program includes prior authorization for two components of non-emergent musculoskeletal care: outpatient, interventional spine pain management services; and inpatient and outpatient lumbar and cervical spine surgeries. 

The Call Center will be available beginning Monday, April 25, 2016, for prior authorization for dates of service May 1, 2016, and beyond. 

Recorded General Trainings

Recorded RadMD Demos

Radiation Oncology

Effective January 1, 2015, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina and BlueChoice HealthPlan/NIA Magellan will provide utilization management services for all outpatient radiation therapy for all cancer sites effective January 1, 2015.

Radiation Oncology Checklists

NIA Radiation Oncology Coding Standards

Radiation Oncology Management Educational Documents

Clinical Guidelines

  • Clinical Guidelines
  • Refer to the Utilization Review Matrix document to view specific codes managed by NIA