Do I need a referral or authorization for a procedure, consultation with another physician, or imaging procedure?

The back of your insurance card states the type of plan the subscriber is enrolled with and if a referral is required.

How long will it take to get a referral or authorization?

It may take up 72 hours to process a referral or authorization.

Who do I contact for questions regarding my referral or authorization?

Questions concerning referrals can be directed to (914) 723-8100 ext. 228.

Questions regarding authorizations can be directed to (914) 723-8100 ext. 121.

Do I need an authorization for a radiology procedure?

Many radiology procedures including CAT scans and MRI’s require prior authorization. Please check with your insurance company.