This article is for providers who perform the services listed
We’re continuing to extend time-limited authorizations for outpatient procedures our members may not have been able to receive due to the COVID-19 emergency. All other administrative requirements related to these services continue to apply.
For the duration of the Massachusetts public state of emergency, we are granting extensions for the services listed below.
For assisted reproductive technology services listed in our medical policy that require prior authorization:
For neuropsychological testing services listed in our medical policy that require prior authorization, we typically give the member 365 days to complete the authorized services. However, we’ve decided to extend existing authorizations for the period of March 1, 2019 – December 31, 2019 to December 31, 2020.
New authorization requests will continue to have 365 days for the service to be completed. After that time, an authorization extension would be required.
*Note: Federal Employee Program member benefits may differ. Please visit fepblue.org.
If you have questions, please contact our Clinical Coordination department at 1-800-327-6716.