Frequently Asked Questions
If you are interested in a contract with MPC, please submit a non-binding letter of intent to the MPC Contracting Department.
Maryland Physicians Care
Attn: Contracting Department
1201 Winterson Road, 4th Floor
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
For additional information on the criteria we use to help make contracting decisions, visit Become A Provider.
View claims and EOPs for free through MPC’s secure web portal.
Electronic Clearinghouse Availity
Payor ID – 76498
Mail paper claims to:
Maryland Physicians Care
P.O. Box 21099
Eagan, MN 55121
Send resubmissions to the same address — marked “Resubmission” on the claim.
Contact Provider Services at 1-800-953-8854.
MPC uses InstaMed to provide free Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) and Electronic Remittance Advice (ERA). To register, call 866-945-7990 or visit instamed.com/eraeft.
Download Current Provider Manual (PDF)
For information on how to contact MPC or submit a claim refer to our Quick Reference Guide.
Log into the secure provider portal, and search under Eligibility and PCP Panel Roster for a current member panel listing, or contact your Provider Relations Representative for assistance.
Maryland Physicians Care assigns every network provider a representative. Provider representatives are in regular contact with providers and/or office staff. You can confirm your provider representative’s name and phone number by viewing the territory contact list or calling the Provider Relations Department at 1-800-953-8854.
Medication Request Through the Pharmacy Benefit
Print the applicable prior authorization forms for Outpatient Pharmacy Medications Processes and fax to 1-877-251-5896 or contact ESI prior authorization department at 1-800-753-2851.
Medication Request Through the Medical Benefit
Print the applicable New Prior-Authorization Form (PDF) (required form as of 4/1/21) and fax to 1-800-953-8856 or contact Pharmacy prior authorization department at 1-800-953-8854.
Print the applicable prior authorization form and fax to 1-800-953-8856 or contact the prior authorization department at 1-800-953-8854.
NOTIFICATION OF INPATIENT ADMISSION
Print the applicable prior authorization form and fax to 1-800-385-4169 or contact the prior authorization department at 1-800-953-8854.
Contact the State of Maryland’s Eligibility Verification System (EVS) at 1-866-710-1447 or contact Member Services at 1-800-953-8854 to verify enrollment.
Please refer to the HealthChoice Benefit Summary page for a brief description of covered benefits. For a complete description of benefits, please refer to the Member Handbook.
Visit the Maryland Health Connection website or call Maryland Health Connection at 1-855-642-8572 for additional information.
Use the MPC Pre-Authorization tool to see if a prior authorization is needed. It’s quick and easy!