Point32Health would like to remind any providers who are planning to offer concierge medicine services to eligible members that you are required to provide Point32Health at least 90 days’ advance notice prior to establishing a concierge-style practice.
Insights and Updates for Providers
Effective for fill dates on or after Jan. 1, 2024, the following coverage requirements will apply to the Part B Step Therapy program for Harvard Pilgrim Stride (HMO)/(HMO-POS) Medicare Advantage, Tufts Medicare Preferred, Senior Care Options, and Tufts Health Unify.
In accordance with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) policy, for dates of service on or after July 1, 2023, Point32Health now requires providers to append modifier JW or JZ when reporting a drug from a single-dose vial or package.
AbleTo’s personalized therapy program is now available to Tufts Health Direct, Tufts Health Together-MCO, and Tufts Medicare Preferred members, and will continue to be offered to Harvard Pilgrim Health Care commercial and Stride (HMO/HMO-POS) Medicare Advantage members.
Integra will soon begin to assume management of the DMEPOS provider network for Point32Health’s Senior Products, starting on July 1, 2023 for Tufts Medicare Preferred and Tufts Health Plan Senior Care Options, and on Sept. 1, 2023 for Harvard Pilgrim Stride (HMO)(HMO-POS) Medicare Advantage.
Effective for dates of service beginning July 1, 2023, the medications identified in this article will no longer be offered through CVS Caremark as part of Tufts Health Plan’s office-administered medical drug/white bagging program.
As previously communicated and effective for dates of service beginning April 1, 2023, Tufts Health Plan is insourcing claims pricing and processing for home infusion services for Tufts Health Plan Commercial, Tufts Medicare Preferred and Tufts Health Plan Senior Care Options.
Read more for helpful updates and reminders to keep in mind this month. Topics include required data elements for coordination of benefits claims, opioid treatment performance specifications, and reminders regarding stretchers and the standard form for chemotherapy prior authorization.
Effective for dates of service beginning April 1, 2023, Tufts Health Plan is insourcing claims pricing and processing for home infusion services for Tufts Health Plan Commercial, Tufts Medicare Preferred and Tufts Health Plan Senior Care Options.