Welcome to the ConnectiCare page. Here you can download clinical guidelines, policies and procedures specific to both ordering providers and radiation oncology facilities. These include quick reference guides and FAQs. You can also view information designed to assist you in using the RadMD Website to obtain and check authorizations.
If you have any questions about the NIA Program, please contact your dedicated NIA Provider Relations Manager, Charmaine Everett.
Update on COVID-19
Spine Surgery and Interventional Pain Management Program
Spine Surgery and Interventional Pain Management Clinical Guidelines
Radiation Oncology Benefits Management
NIA Radiation Oncology Clinical Guidelines
Medicare Clinical Guidelines for Radiation Oncology
Treatment Plan Checklists - Deliveries Only
Program and Provider Education
Utilization Review Matrices
Conservative Treatment Forms
For access to our conservative treatment forms, click here.
RadMD is a user-friendly, real-time tool offered by Magellan Healthcare that provides ordering and rendering providers with instant access to prior authorization requests for specialty procedures. Whether submitting exam requests or checking the status of prior authorization requests, providers will find RadMD to be an efficient, easy-to-navigate resource.
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Tip Sheets and Checklist
Recorded General Trainings
We have a series of training videos that discuss the components of requesting a prior authorization request. Click here to access these videos.
Recorded RadMD Demos
Need additional help using RadMD? Click here to access a series of RadMD demos that demonstrate how to properly submit a prior authorization request.
Refer to the Utilization Review Matrix document to view specific codes managed by NIA
Clinical Training Modules
We have a series of clinical training modules that will help you avoid delays and ensure that you have the right information before submitting your prior authorization request. Click here to access them.
Update on COVID-19
Click here to view our recommendations on the use of CT to detect Coronavirus (COVID-19).