National Imaging Associates NIA & Radiation Oncology FAQs

National Imaging Associates NIA & Radiation Oncology FAQs

How quickly can a provider get a precertification when using RadMD.com? Generally, within two business days after NIA receives a request, it will make a determination. In certain cases, the review process can take longer if NIA needs additional clinical information to make a determination.


Whose responsibility is it to initiate a precertification? The ordering physician has the responsibility to initiate a precertification.
NIA is an independent company that provides utilization management services on behalf of BlueChoice HealthPlan.