June 01, 2022

Texas Medicaid: Prior authorization changes coming for UnitedHealthcare Community Plan

Effective June 1, 2022, prior authorization will no longer be required for psychotherapy services. The impacted CPT® codes include:

  • 90837
  • 90838

Please make note of this change as you provide care to your patients.

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.

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