Precertification Updates

Precertification Updates

2/23/2015

We have been reviewing procedures, services and items to add to the online recertification request feature in My Insurance ManagerSM. We recently added these services.

Outpatient Procedures - Automatic Approval

You will receive an automatic authorization number when you request recertification for these outpatient services.

 Arthroplasty, Wrist 

 Removal Of Hand Lesion 

 Avulsion Nail Plate

 Remove FB Muscle/Tendon

 Cubital Tunnel Decompression

 Remove Implant; Superficial 

 Debride Open Fx/Removal FB

 Remove Wrist Tend/Lesion Gang

 Debride Subq Tissue 20cm Less

 Repair Of Nail Bed

 Expl Penetrate Wound Extrm

 Repair Tend/Mus Exten arm

 Fasciectmy Release Palm Cont

 Repair Tend/Mus Flex arm

 Metacarpal Fx Open Treatment

 Tendon Lesion Remove Hand/Fin

 Release Palm Contracture

 Tendon TRPL/Tran Flex/Ext

 Removal FB Subq Compl

 Transplant Hand Tendon

Please contact Provider Education for information about this bulletin at provider.education@bcbssc.com or by calling 803-264-4730.