All attempts are made to provide the most current information on the Pre-Auth Needed Tool. However, this does NOT guarantee payment. Payment of claims is dependent on eligibility, covered benefits, provider contracts, correct coding and billing practices. For specific details, please refer to the Medicare Advantage provider manual. If you are uncertain that prior authorization is needed, please submit a request for an accurate response.
Complex imaging, MRA, MRI, PET and CT scans need to be verified by NIA.
Musculoskeletal services need to be verified by TurningPoint.
Non-participating providers must submit Prior Authorization for all services when treating HMO members.
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Are services being performed in the Emergency Department or Urgent Care Center, or are the services for dialysis or hospice?
|Types of Services||YES||NO|
|IS THE MEMBER BEING ADMITTED TO AN INPATIENT FACILITY?|
|ARE SERVICES OTHER THAN LAB, RADIOLOGY, DOMICILLIARY VISITS OR DME BEING RENDERED IN THE HOME?|
|ARE ANESTHESIA SERVICES BEING RENDERED FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT, DENTAL SURGERY, OR SERVICES IN THE OFFICE RENDERD BY A NON-PARTICIPATING PROVIDER?|
|IS THE MEMBER RECEIVING GENDER REASSIGMENT SERVICES?|