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

Local Education Agencies Fee Schedules


The Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence
Phone: 800-228-3365, option 1
Email: priorauth@thecarolinascenter.org
Fax: 800-228-1437

NCTracks Call Center

NC Medicaid Contact Center