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Paying a Provider

Learn how to pay your bill to a provider using our online portal.

Overview

CareFirst offers the ability to pay a provider directly from www.carefirst.com/myaccount.

If this option is not available to you, see Getting Reimbursed for more information about reimbursing yourself for out-of-pocket healthcare expenses. 

Pay a provider on www.carefirst.com/myaccount 

  1. Sign in at www.carefirst.com/myaccount and select your spending account profile.
  2. Click Pay a Bill from the I Want To… menu
  3. Choose the account you want to use to pay the bill (NOTE: If you only have one account, you will skip this step)
  4. Click Next
  5. Enter the amount to pay
  6. Click Next
  7. Fill out the form with information about the bill you’re paying. (NOTE: If you don't have a provider saved on your account, you will be asked to add one before you fill out information about your claim. Click Add Provider and fill out the provider's information to continue)
  8. Click Next
  9. Attach documentation to the transaction by clicking Attach Documentation
  10. After attaching all related documentation, click Next
  11. Review the information you entered
  12. Click Submit

Frequently Asked Questions

My claim or reimbursement request was denied. What can I do?
After receiving a complete or partial denial of a claim, you can appeal the decision by filling out an Appeal Form. We recommend you work with your employer or benefits administrator to make sure you have complete and accurate information when making your appeal.  CareFirst will perform a full and fair review of your claim and provide you with written notice of the decision within 30 days of receiving your appeal request. 

Download the Appeal Form.

You can also designate another person to manage the appeal process on your behalf by completing an Authorization for Release of Information for them.