Transition to AIM Specialty Health Perirectal Hydrogel Spacer for Prostate Radiotherapy Clinical Appropriateness Guideline
This communication applies to Commercial plans offered by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem) in Virginia, Medicare Advantage members covered by Anthem, and Anthem HealthKeepers Plus members covered by HealthKeepers, Inc.
Effective November 6, 2022, Anthem will transition the Clinical Criteria for medical necessity review of perirectal hydrogel spacer to the AIM Specialty Health®* (AIM) Perirectal Hydrogel Spacer for Prostate Radiotherapy Clinical Appropriateness Guideline.
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 https://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 Availity* at availity.com.
For questions related to guidelines, contact AIM via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally, you may access and download a copy of the current and upcoming guidelines.
November 2022 Anthem Provider News - Virginia