September 01, 2022

Washington Medicaid: Clinical practice guideline updates

UnitedHealthcare uses evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) from nationally recognized sources. Annually, the Medical Technology Assessment Committee (MTAC) meets to review these guidelines.

The changes in the guidelines from year 2021 to 2022 include:

Acute myocardial infarction with and without ST elevation
Behavioral health
Cardiovascular disease
Chest pain
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Heart failure
Sickle cell disease (SCD)
Stable ischemic heart disease

Visit, select Policies and Protocols and then Clinical Guidelines on the left-hand side of the page to view our current CPGs

If you have questions, contact your provider advocate or call Provider Services at 800-666-1353.

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