Updates to AIM Sleep Disorder Management Clinical Appropriateness Guideline*
Sleep Disorder Management updates by section:
Bi-Level Positive Airway Pressure Devices
- Change in BPAP FiO2 from 45 to 52 mmHg based on strong evidence and aligns with Medicare requirements for use of BPAP.
Multiple Sleep Latency Testing and/or Maintenance of Wakefulness Testing
- Style change for clarity
- Code Changes: None
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: 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Additionally, you may access and download a copy of the current and upcoming guidelines here.
May 2020 Anthem Provider News - Wisconsin