BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Administrative Services

Commercial Services Travel, Meal and Lodging Guideline

Applies to Commercial members only, unless otherwise stated in the groups EOC.

DESCRIPTION

To establish guidelines for eligible travel, meal and lodging expenses when approved surgical services include travel to an approved facility. Eligible travel related expenses must be pre-approved.

POLICY

ORIGINAL EFFECTIVE DATE:  3/16/2017

MOST RECENT REVIEW DATE:  2/21/2018

ID_THM Case Management & THM Transplant Case Management  

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