Arizona: Changes to facet injection codes for prior authorization
Effective Feb. 1, 2022, we’re adding 6 facet injection procedure-related CPT® (64490‒64495) to the prior authorization list for UnitedHealthcare commercial plan members in Arizona. These changes do not impact any site of service medical necessity review requirements for these codes.
To submit prior authorizations online:
Go to UHCprovider.com and click Sign In to access the UnitedHealthcare Provider Portal
Select Prior Authorizations from the blue navigation bar at the top of the page
Click Create New Submissions (located in the “Create a new notification or prior authorization request” box)