Training available: Radiation oncology prior authorizations

Last modified: September 3, 2021

On Oct. 7, 2021, Optum will start managing online requests for outpatient radiation oncology therapies. This applies to UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Medicaid members in:

  • California
  • Florida
  • Maryland
  • Mississippi
  • Ohio
  • Rhode Island
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin

Training sessions

To help you navigate this new process, we’re offering 1-hour training sessions to go over the:

  • Prior authorization request process
  • Online tool for submitting notification/prior authorization requests
    • The online tool will be open on Oct. 1, 2021, for prior authorization requests with a start date of Oct. 7, 2021, or later

Register today

Use the following links to register for upcoming sessions this September and October. After you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with an option to add the training session to your calendar.

  • Sept. 28, 2021 12 p.m. CT       Register
  • Oct. 1, 2021     11:30 a.m. CT  Register
  • Oct. 6, 2021     11 a.m. CT       Register