Effective October 1, 2011, physician practices that order certain advanced imaging studies for their Washington fee-for-service Medicaid patients will need to obtain online authorizations for those tests. Washington Medicaid has engaged Qualis Health to provide those utilization review services. Register or update your current profile through One Health Port for the ability to submit reviews for Washington Medicaid, even if you already submit reviews for Washington Labor and Industries Advanced Imaging that are reviewed by Qualis Health.
Qualis Health has a procedure in place for providers to request a re-review for advanced imaging services:
For further information, please visit www.qualishealth.org or call Qualis Health at (888) 213-7513.
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