Medical Services Authorizations
UCare Medicare Plans, UCare Medicare with M Health Fairview & North Memorial
Authorization and Notification Requirements - Medical ServicesReview UCare Medicare Plans Requirements:
View All 2020 Medical Services Requirements (PDF)
View All 2021 Medical Services Requirements (PDF)
Forms & Information
Durable Medical Equipment/Supply Prior Authorization Form
General Prior Authorization Request Form (Not used for Behavioral Health services)
Genetic Testing Prior Authorization Form
Hospice Election Form
Pre-Determination Request Form
Transplant Notification Form
Universal Health Plan/Home Health Agency Prior Authorization Request Form
For SNF Medically Necessary Private Room Requests, UCare will accept either the DHS Private Room Request Form found in the DHS Nursing Home portal or the necessary details added to the Nursing Home/Swing Bed Admission/Update Form.
Nursing Home/Swing Bed Admission/Update Form
UCare has partnered with Magellan to manage the utilization and quality of its members’ outpatient and in-home rehabilitative and habilitative therapy services. You must register to access functionality that will help you with your UCare Therapy Authorizations.
Direct all authorization questions to Magellan Healthcare | 952-225-5700 or 1-888-660-4705, Fax: 1-888-656-1952
Authorization Contact Information
UCare Clinical Services
Phone (local): 612-676-6705
Phone (toll free): 1-877-447-4384
Magellan Healthcare: Therapy - PT, OT, ST
Phone (local): 952-225-5700
Phone (toll free): 1-888-660-4705
*UCare Medicare Plans include Aware, Classic, Complete, Essentials Rx, Prime, Standard, Value and Value Plus,
Advocate Choice, Advocate Choice Plus and UCare Medicare Supplement.
UCare Individual & Family Plans include Core, Bronze, Bronze HSA, Silver, Silver HSA and Gold; and
UCare Individual & Family Plans with M Health Fairview Bronze, Bronze HSA, Silver, Silver HSA and Gold.