• E-Signature Requirements for PA Forms

    In order to minimize the risk of unauthorized use, user authentication methods are employed to verify a signatory’s unique credentials. While Superior HealthPlan continues to accept electronic signatures, effective November 1, all e-signatures submitted on Prior Authorization Request Forms must contain the following minimum information: E-signature author’s name Credentials Date Time of application Documents submitted…

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  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Medication Guidelines

    Texas Medicaid encourages appropriate prescribing for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). The following guidelines are provided as resources on appropriate clinical guidelines related to diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of ADHD. This information reinforces the importance of frequent reevaluation of children on these medications. Please review the guidelines from: 1. The American Academy of Pediatrics http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2011/10/14/peds.2011-2654…

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  • PAS and DAHS Minimum Wage Requirements

    Superior HealthPlan is implementing the required rate changes for Personal Attendant Services (PAS) Daily Activity and Health Services (DAHS), beginning with dates of service on or after September 1, 2014. The following changes will be made: PAS  STAR+PLUS Non-Waiver Personal Attendant Services (PAS) – Procedure Code S5125, Modifiers U7, U5 (non-STAR+PLUS Waiver), non-rate enhanced =…

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