Provider notification for utilization management authorization rule operations workgroup item 2662
Prior authorization requirements will be added for the following codes:
- K1022 — Addition to lower extremity prosthesis, endoskeletal, knee disarticulation, above knee, hip disarticulation, positional rotation unit, any type
Not all PA requirements are listed here. PA requirements are available to contracted providers on the provider website at https://www.empireblue.com/medicareprovider > Login or by accessing Availity.* Once logged in to Availity at http://availity.com, select Patient Registration > Authorizations & Referrals, then choose Authorizations or Auth/Referral Inquiry, as appropriate. Contracted and noncontracted providers who are unable to access Availity may call the number on the back of the member’s ID card.
March 2022 Newsletter