Update: Board-certified behavior analysts must have current Michigan license by Jan. 7, 2020, to be reimbursed by Blue Cross and BCN

Starting Jan. 7, 2020, board-certified behavior analysts practicing in Michigan must have a current license from the State of Michigan to be eligible for reimbursement from Blue Cross and Blue Care Network. BCBAs who are not licensed are not eligible to be reimbursed for services provided on or after Jan. 7, 2020.

For information on the licensing process, refer to the Behavior Analysts webpage of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs website.

Note: An earlier version of this message indicated that a license is required by Jan. 1, 2020. The actual date on which a license is required is Jan. 7, 2020.

Posted: August 2019
Lines of business: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network