Hysterectomies and sterilization consent form
TennCare has updated the hysterectomies, and sterilization consent form instructions on the website
Voluntary recall of Philips Respironics CPAP machine, BiPAP machine, and ventilators
On June 14, 2021, Philips Respironics* issued a voluntary recall on specific brands of their continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines, bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) machines, and ventilators.
In Pursuit of Racial Equity: Deconstructing Bias
Please join us on June 9th to hear from a diverse panel of experienced professionals about racial equity and implicit bias.
Correction to a Step Therapy Update
Notification that effective May 1, 2021 specific codes would be included in our step therapy review process.
Provider newsletter message: Pharmacy 90 Day Prescription
Reminder: The TennCare pharmacy program allows for a 90-day supply to be dispensed due to COVID-19. Amerigroup Community Care wants to ensure that our members have uninterrupted access to medications during the COVID-19 threat. Temporary procedures have been deployed by TennCare to ensure that the members continue to receive their medications in this time of crisis.
Essential/Everyday Extras is a Medicare Advantage benefit in which the member can choose from a list of optional services to tailor their plan to best suit their needs.
Updated claims submission requirements for Adult Day Center benefit
Effective January 1, 2021, claims submission requirements for day care services provided under Medicare supplemental benefits for Amerigroup for the Adult Day Center benefit in AZ, IA, NJ, TN and TX are as outlined in this document.
Personal Home Helper FAQ
Personal Home Helper provides in-home support for caregiver respite, home-based chores and activities of daily living (ADL) to address needs while recovering from injury or illness. It covers up to four hours per day for up to 62 days or 248 hours of care in a calendar year.
Medicare Advantage — Provider Chat Flier
You now have a new option to have questions answered quickly and easily. With Amerigroup Chat, providers can have a real-time, online discussion through a new digital service, available through Payer Spaces on Availity.