UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Implements Prior Authorization for Therapy

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan has announced they will implement prior authorization for outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy services in select states beginning as early with dates of service on and after August 1, 2019. In addition, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan has announced they will be conducting site of service medical necessity reviews for all speech, occupational…

UnitedHealthcare Commercial Therapy Policies

UnitedHealthcare has revised the following 2 Coverage Determination Guidelines with an effective date of February 1, 2019: Speech Language Pathology Services Habilitative Services and Outpatient Rehabilitation Services In addition, UnitedHealthcare updated their Cognitive Rehabilitation Medical Policy with an effective date of November 1, 2018. To access the guidelines and medical policies, log into your Gold…