Accompanying the addendum is a cover letter that summarizes the changes being made to your agreement and the effective dates of the provisions. The changes include a clear process for when BCBSNC proposes to modify your fee schedule and new notice contact provisions.
BCBSNC has been working on revisions since NCMS and its members raised objections to a previous addendum that was sent out in October 2009.
Previous articles on this subject
May 21, 2010: BCBSNC Provider Contract Addendum Approved by DOI
April 23, 2010: DOI Disapproves Latest BCBSNC Provider Contract Addendum