Breyanzi® to require prior authorization for Medicare Advantage members starting Feb. 11

For dates of service on or after Feb. 11, 2021, the following CAR-T medication will require prior authorization through the NovoLogix® online tool:

How to bill

For Medicare Plus BlueSM and BCN AdvantageSM, we require authorization for all outpatient places of service when you bill these medications as a professional service or as an outpatient facility service:

Important reminder

For this drug, submit authorization requests through NovoLogix. It offers real-time status checks and immediate approvals for certain medications. If you have access to Provider Secured Services, you already have access to enter authorization requests through NovoLogix.

If you need to request access to Provider Secured Services, complete the Provider Secured Access Application (PDF) form and fax it to the number on the form.

List of requirements

For a list of requirements related to drugs covered under the medical benefit, please see the Medical Drug and Step Therapy Prior Authorization List for Medicare Plus Blue PPO and BCN Advantage members (PDF).

We'll update the list to reflect this change before the effective date.

Posted: February 2021
Lines of business: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network