Effective for dates of service on and after January 28, 2019, CPT code A7047 (oral interface used with respiratory suction pump) will be removed from the AIM Specialty Health© (AIM), a separate company, sleep disorder management clinical appropriateness guidelines and will no longer apply.


As a reminder, ordering and servicing providers may submit prior authorization requests to AIM in one of several ways:

  • Access AIM’s ProviderPortalSM directly at providerportal.com. Online access is available 24/7 to process orders in real-time, and is the fastest and most convenient way to request authorization.
  • Access AIM via the Availity Web Portal at availity.com
  • Call the AIM Contact Center toll-free number: 1-800-554-0580, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. ET.


For questions related to guidelines, please contact AIM via email at aim.guidelines@aimspecialtyhealth.com. Additionally, you may access and download a copy of the current guidelines on AIM’s website.

Please note, this program does not apply to FEP.


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October 2018 Anthem Missouri Provider Newsletter