UHC to expand genetic/molecular lab prior authorizations April 1

January 14, 2021

In a recent provider bulletin, UHC announced it will expand the list of CPT codes included in its Genetic and Molecular Lab Testing Notification/Prior Authorization program for commercial members starting April 1, 2021.

The full list of affected codes can be downloaded here:

This is an expansion of the payer’s existing prior authorization/notification program for genetic and molecular testing performed in an outpatient setting.

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