If you are a health care provider practicing in Tennessee or a bordering Tennessee county and would like to participate in BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee networks:
If you have questions, please email ProviderSupport@bcbst.com or call Provider Network Services at 1-800-924-7141 and select either touchtone (Option 1) or voice (say "voice").
Press Option 1 if you are a provider (members press Option 2). Then enter either your 7 digit local provider ID number; your 9 digit Tax ID number or your 10 digit national provider ID number followed by the # key.
Please enter your enter your 10 digit contact phone number including area code followed by the # sign
For information about a specific member press Option 1. For Network Contracting or Credentialing press Option 2
In the event you were unable to upload additional forms that support the Online Provider Enrollment request, please email those to ProviderSupport@bcbst.com and include the reference number given upon submission.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has partnered with the Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH®)* to offer practitioners CAQH ProViewTM, a universal credentialing application tool. With a single, uniform, online application, practitioners can enter their credentialing information and later access, manage and revise that information at their convenience. The UPD credentialing application tool is available at no cost to practitioners.
Your request will be completed within five to seven business days.
The American Medical Association (AMA) and the BlueCross BlueShield Association (BCBSA) have worked together over the past year developing the BlueCross BlueShield Association Guidelines on the Role of Participating Network Physicians in Health Plans. The Association offers these guidelines as well-considered recommendations that will promote trust and cooperation between health plans and their participating network physicians.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee's CAQH/CORE certified real-time benefits, eligibility and claim status system.
Use our directory to find providers and make referrals.