Outpatient Department (OPD) Prior Authorization (PA) Alert!

Published 10/19/2020

As of October 9, 2020, if you are a physician or NPP (Part B provider), you are required to provide two (2) fax numbers to receive your Outpatient Department (OPD) Prior Authorization (PA) decision. If a second fax number is not provided, your OPD PA will be rejected. 

If the requestor is a representative of the Hospital Outpatient Facility, only one (1) fax number is required.

Did you know?
...that the when requesting an OPD PA you must include both the hospital and the requestor’s fax number if the requestor is the physician/NPP (Part B provider)? If not, your PA will be rejected.

Did you know?
...that if the requestor is a representative of the Hospital Outpatient Facility, only one fax number is required?