Outpatient Specialized Therapy Services

Outpatient Specialized Therapy services include evaluations, re-evaluations, and multidisciplinary evaluations, as well as therapeutic physical, occupational, speech, respiratory, and audiologic services provided by all provider types and in all settings except hospital/rehabilitation inpatient settings.

Prior Approval

Prior approval (PA) is required for all services. The Carolinas Center of Medical Excellence performs PA reviews. Submit approval requests through Choice PA NC, CCME's prior approval website.

Specialized Therapies Clinical Coverage Policies


Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence

Medical Assistance Clinical Section
Phone: 919-855-4260
Fax: 919-733-2796