These services may or may not be covered by your HealthPartners plan. Please see your plan documents for your specific coverage information. If there is a difference between this general information and your plan documents, your plan documents will be used to determine your coverage.
Covered blood glucose test strips and monitors do not require prior authorization.
Non-covered blood glucose test strips require prior authorization from HealthPartners Pharmacy Administration.
Covered blood glucose test strips are generally covered subject your plan documents. The Blood Glucose Testing Product List is available within the Drug Formulary.
Items that are not covered
Replacement of monitors / meters that were lost, stolen or broken due to misuse.
Monitors / meters are used to determine blood glucose levels. Blood glucose monitors / meters are used in the treatment and management of diabetes.
This information is for most, but not all, HealthPartners plans. Please read your plan documents to see if your plan has limits or will not cover some items. If there is a difference between this general information and your plan documents, your plan documents will be used to determine your coverage. These coverage criteria may not apply to Medicare Products if Medicare requires different coverage. For more information regarding Medicare coverage criteria or for a copy of a Medicare coverage policy contact Member Services at 952-883-7979 or 1-800-233-9645.
Items must be received from a contracted pharmacy or a contracted DME vendor for in network benefits to apply.
- 01/01/1994 - Date of origin
- 10/02/2017 - Effective date