Effective Jan. 1, 2022, you’re required to submit a prior authorization when prescribing drugs prescribed for UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas members with the following conditions:
|Drug||Clinical criteria name||Clinical criteria|
|Arcalyst 220 mg powder for injection||Cytokine and CAM Antagonists||Managed Care Clinical Prior Authorization|
How to submit a prior authorization request
You have several options to submit your prior authorization request:
Please contact your physician advocate or call UnitedHealthcare Provider Services, toll-free, at 888-887-9003, 8 a.m.–6 p.m. CT, Monday–Friday.