Prior authorization updates

Effective for dates of service on and after October 1, 2021, the following specialty pharmacy codes from current or new clinical criteria documents will be included in our prior authorization review process.

 

Please note, inclusion of National Drug Code (NDC) code on your claim will help expedite claim processing of drugs billed with a Not Otherwise Classified (NOC) code.

 

To access the Clinical Criteria information, click here.

 

Prior authorization clinical review of non-oncology use of specialty pharmacy drugs is managed by the medical specialty drug review team. Review of specialty pharmacy drugs for oncology use is managed by AIM Specialty Health® (AIM).

 

Clinical Criteria

HCPCS or CPT Code(s)

Drug

*ING-CC-0195

J3490, J9999, C9399, J3590

Abecma


*
Non-oncology use is managed by the medical specialty drug review team.

** Oncology use is managed by AIM.

 

Step therapy updates

Effective for dates of service on and after October 1, 2021, the following specialty pharmacy codes from current or new clinical criteria documents will be included in our existing specialty pharmacy medical step therapy review process. 

 

To access the Clinical Criteria information, please click here.

 

Prior authorization clinical review of non-oncology specialty pharmacy drugs will be managed by medical specialty drug review team. Review of specialty pharmacy drugs for oncology use is managed by AIM Specialty Health® (AIM).

 

Clinical Criteria

Status

Drug(s)

HCPCS Codes

ING-CC-0020

Non-preferred

Tysabri

J2323

 


1221-0721-PN-GA



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