Coronavirus (COVID-19) Provider Update Center

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Provider Update Center

 Information on the pages below is effective during the COVID-19 federal public health emergency (PHE). The PHE expired on May 11, 2023.


Our COVID-19 Vaccines page includes vaccine codes and other information to help you get your patients vaccinated.


For information about COVID-19 testing and specimen collection codes, go to our COVID-19 Testing page, where you'll find a summary of the coding instructions provided by the CDC, World Health Organization and CMS.


Refer to our COVID-19 Treatment page for information about diagnosis codes to be used for coronavirus-related services.


Due to COVID-19, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama expanded coverage for telehealth services effective March 1, 2020. This expansion of services will continue through the end of the current federal public health emergency. See our Telehealth page for more detailed information about eligible providers and services.