We're using updated utilization management criteria for behavioral health services starting Aug. 2, 2021

On Aug. 2, 2021, we'll begin using the 2021 InterQual® criteria to make utilization management determinations for behavioral health services.

This change will affect determinations on behavioral health services for Medicare Plus BlueSM, Blue Care Network commercial and BCN AdvantageSM members.

To learn more about this change, see the detailed provider alert (PDF).

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