Aetna to reduce timely filing limits for non-par providers in 2022

September 24, 2021

Aetna has announced timely filing limits for non-participating providers will be reduced from 27 months to 12 months for traditional medical claims beginning Jan. 1, 2022.

Providers should expect to see filing limit denials for this new timeframe beginning in 2023.

The updated limit will:

  • Start on January 1, 2022
  • Maintain dental limits at 27 months
  • Match Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) standards

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