Authorization Policies for Humana Medicaid

Health Provider Website: https://www.humana.com/
Accepted Health Plans: HMO PPO Medicaid

Does the diagnostic service require prior authorization?

MRI: YES
CT Scans: YES
PET: YES
X-rays: YES
Polysonograms: YES
Ultrasounds: YES
Physical Therapy: YES**
Occupational Therapy: YES**
Audio Evaluation: YES
Audio Evaluation: YES
Speech Evaluation: YES**
Feeding and Swallowing Evaluation: YES**


**Please note Humana Medicaid does require pre-certification for rehabilitate evaluations through HN1 for patients under the age of 21. Unfortunately, at this time Nicklaus Children's Hospital does not have a contract with HN1. Please verify with your health plan for an in network provider.

Lab Information

Preferred Independent Lab: LabCorp or Quest Diagnostics
Laboratory testing cannot be administered without the required forms. Please bring the >LabCorp form or Quest Diagnostics form (provided by your doctor) to your appointment. Lab Hours of Operation are from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m to 11 a.m. on Saturdays. Labs are closed Sundays. For additional information please call 305-666-6511 ext 1964.


Contact Us

The Authorization Unit can can contacted at 786-624-3022 as well as Managed Care at 305-669-5834 for further clarification.


Please note that some non-employed physicians and credentialed medical staff members of Nicklaus Children's Hospital may not accept all of the health plans listed above. Also note that participation in these plans is not a guarantee of payment or coverage.

This page was last updated on : 11/5/2019 6:54:59 PM.