02/21/2018: National Drug Codes (NDC) to Become a Requirement by CMS
Effective with dates of service January 1, 2018 and after, any drug(s) administratered in an office by an
individual physician or other qualified healthcare professional or administered in an outpatient facility setting will need to be submitted with a National
Drug Code (NDC). The NDC will need to appear on either the CMS-1500 and UB-04 paper claim format or the 837P and 837I electronic claim format. The NDC number
must be 11 digits in length, accompanied by the basis of measurement (UN, ML, ME, etc.) and the NDC drug units.
11/03/2017: Electronic Notification of Approved Referral Authorizations
We are proud to announce that HealthSmartMSO will now notify you of Approved Authorizations electronically on your Home Screen. After you log in you will see a list of Alerts. Simply click on the alert for notification of the approved authorization. If you would like to view the actual authorization you can click on the "open authorization" link in the message.
Once on the authorization screen you can print or view the authorization letters by clicking the "Attachment" button.
We plan to stop auto-faxing our Authorization letters to Providers with Portal Access effective 11/30/2017. Letters for Denials, Modifications, and Additional Information will continue to be faxed.
Thank you, HealthSmartMSO.