Effective Oct. 23, 2020 until Nov. 23, 2020, we’re suspending post-acute prior authorization requirements for in-network in-patient facilities and post-acute care providers in the El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which includes El Paso and Hudspeth counties. These areas are impacted by an overwhelming increase in Emergency Department visits and admissions.
Texas Physicians and Care Providers Enrollment Notice
For UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage members directly affected in a material way by the national public health emergency, to meet the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements, we will:
UnitedHealthcare provides a range health care alternatives designed to meet the needs of our members. With our broad network of contracted care providers, health care services come from local physicians and hospitals that many plan members know and trust. Not all health care providers in a given state participate in all plans.
Comprehensive guides that allow you and your staff to find important information for topics such as processing a claim and prior authorizations, as well as protocol information for health care providers.