Correction: Pain management and injection prior authorization

In the August edition of the Network Bulletin, we informed you that starting Nov. 1, 2021, we are expanding our prior authorization requirements for UnitedHealthcare commercial plans including All Savers, River Valley, Neighborhood Health Partnership, UnitedHealthcare West and MidAtlantic Health.

Please note that CPT® codes 62292, 64454, 64480, 64491, 64492, 64494, 64496, 64634 and 64636, listed under pain management and injections, will NOT be subject to prior authorization requirements on Nov. 1, 2021. Also note, codes 64491, 64492, 64494 and 64495 are addressed in a separate announcement impacting Arizona, effective Feb. 1, 2021. 

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Plan requirements and procedure codes can be viewed at UHCprovider.com.

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