Name Change – Facility/Clinic

Policy Number: GP-025

Last Updated: May 24, 2022 

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska must be notified by letter or email, whenever a facility/clinic changes its name but keeps the same tax ID, ownership, location and providers.   
The request must include all the following: 

  • Previous (current) name  
  • New name  
  • NPI(s) – multiple NPIs all must be listed  
  • Updated copy of NE license showing the name has been updated with NE Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
  • If the facility/clinic has multiple lines of business (skilled nursing, home health, hospice, HME, etc.), those entities must also be listed in the request  

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