April 01, 2022

Minnesota Medicaid: Injectable chemotherapy prior authorization update

Effective May 1, 2022, UnitedHealthcare will expand the existing prior authorization requirement for injectable chemotherapy drugs received in an outpatient setting to include the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Minnesota.

Determinations for prior authorization requests will be made based on UnitedHealthcare clinical policy requirements for coverage.

For questions about authorizations, call 888‑397‑8129 or email For additional information, visit Oncology Prior Authorization and Notification.