We now provide all necessary information concerning benefits, eligibility verification, and claims status via our Online Provider Portals.
There are multiple provider portals based on a policy's underwriting company found at https://www.bankerslife.com/providers/. Please note that the portals are not linked together. Individual registration is required and separate for each portal. You may need to check another portal to find the policy you are looking for. Please check all portals before reporting a policy not found to our service desk.
Q: Are electronic payments offered for Medicare Supplement Products?
Medicare Supplement (Med Supp) claim payments are sent to providers by CNO and Zelis (provider.zelispayments.com). Zelis handles questions specific to the Zelis Network, payment look-up and provider escalations.
Zelis is a web-based program available for health care providers to access payment and claim information. Zelis provides the following advantages:
Zelis Customer Service: (877) 828-8770.
Zelis Hours: Monday-Friday 8 AM-7PM EST.
Q: What types of deductibles are available under Washington National Insurance Company Medicare Supplement plans?
We offer the following deductible options based on the insured's Medicare Supplement plan as specified on their ID card:
Please contact our ePayment Center at 855-774-4392.
Please contact Zelis at 855-496-1571.
Q: How do I submit a claim?
BASIC BENEFITS Included in all plans:
" Hospitalization: Part A co-insurance after the 60th day of hospitalization.
After the 90th day of hospitalization, the current lifetime reserve co-payment amount will be paid until the insured uses up all of his or her 60 Lifetime Reserve Credit Days.
Once 60 Lifetime Reserve Days are used up and Medicare Benefits end, the policy will pay Medicare Part A eligible expenses for up to an additional 365 days of hospitalization.
" Medical Expenses: Part B co-insurance (20% of Medicare eligible expenses)
" Blood: First 3 pints of blood each year
" Hospice: New benefit as of 2010, by MIPPA, includes cost-sharing for all Part A Medicare eligible hospice case and respite care expenses.
These are the basic benefits and each plan may cover more expenses. Please check your individual plan for full list of policy benefits.
1. If you want claims to be submitted directly to Bankers after Medicare has paid, the following needs to be completed on your electronic submission to Medicare. 2330B loop (Other Payer Information) needs to be completed.
2. Enter on NM101: PR (payer)
3. Enter on NM102: 2 (non Person entity)
4. Enter on NM103: Washington National
5. Enter on NM108: PI (payer identification code)
6. Enter on NM109 : 30066
To submit either of the below electronic claim transaction types to Washington National Insurance, please submit these transactions through the clearinghouse - The SSI Group. The Payer ID that should be used is 99999-0804 for both claim transaction types. If you do not use the clearinghouse - The SSI Group, and your clearinghouse of choice does not have Washington National Insurance setup as an available Payer; please submit a request to your clearinghouse stating you would like both or either of the below transaction setup with the Payer ID 99999-0804 through the clearinghouse - The SSI Group.
Health Care Claim - Professional (837P)
Health Care Claim - Institutional (837I)
To request the reprocessing of any claim or re-issue of a payment dated before May 22, 2023, please fax your inquiry to 317-208-8662.
Our general policy for paying Medicare Claims is based on Medicare's approval of the claim. If Medicare approves the claim for payment we will consider the coinsurance due and or deductible amounts based on Medicare's approved amounts. (Percentages may vary based on the plan.) If you are seeking pre-approval on a medical visit or procedure, please contact Medicare.
No. For a policyholder to enter the hospital, they do not need to contact Bankers for pre-certification. However to guarantee the visit or procedure will be approved by Medicare, please contact Medicare.
For Medicare Supplement: Send a copy of Medicare's Explanation of Benefits to:
Policy Benefits Dept.
PO Box 1935
Carmel, IN 46082-1935
If you no longer wish to have access to policy and claim information through the Healthcare Provider Services site, please contact the Service Desk by calling 877-817-3400 to delete your online account.