Welcome to the ColoradoPAR provider website!

Attention All Providers

New ! Revision and Peer-to-Peer Process guides are now posted! Visit the Provider Resources tab to view/download.

You’ll Want to Read This !  Visit the State News and Resources tab each month to read the Provider Bulletin for important updates.

NEW March 2016! We updated our process to show all PA#s in eQSuite®; including updated PA#s for revised PARs.

The Department has issued a ColoradoPAR Program Special Provider Bulletin, please see Announcements at right.







eQHealth Solutions is pleased to be selected by the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) to provide services for the ColoradoPAR (prior authorization request) program, effective September 1, 2015. Together, eQHealth and HCPF will serve Medicaid members by focusing on and implementing HCPF’s mission to improve health care access and outcomes for the people we serve while demonstrating sound stewardship of financial resources.

The ColoradoPAR Program reviews PARs for the following services and supplies: 

    Behavioral Therapy
 Diagnostic imaging
 Durable medical equipment (DME)
 Inpatient out-of-state admissions
 Medical services including transplant and bariatric surgery
 Physical & occupational therapy
 Pediatric long term home health (LTHH)
 Private duty nursing
 Synagis®
 Vision  

Please note: For the above categories, all PARs for clients age 20 and under are reviewed according to EPSDT guidelines.

ColoradoPAR does not review services for Behavioral Health Services, Dental/Orthodontia, Pharmacy, and Transportation.   Please visit the Department’s website for information for additional information on these services at



PAR Program Provider Bulletins

 Provider Bulletin


PAR Portal/eQSuite

PAR Portal


PAR Training Opportunities



 PAR Letters/IDs
PAR Letters/IDs


  PAR Forms and Instructions  


 PAR Reconsideration Process





You’ll Want to Read This! - Monday, May 02, 2016

HCPF monthly Provider Bulletins will keep you up to date with the latest Medicaid program requirements, including ColoradoPAR. Visit the State News and Resources tab the first week of each month for important information!

Download New PAR Guides Today! - Thursday, April 28, 2016

Easy to follow guides for PAR Revisions and Peer-to-Peer Process are now posted under the Provider Resources tab. Look for more guides in May!

Ventilator PAR Update - Monday, January 25, 2016

Effective January 1, 2016, CMS consolidated the five ventilator codes into two new codes - E0465 and E0466. Any existing PARs for vents codes with an end date AFTER 12/31/15 must be updated in MMIS. Click here to view the Quick Guide for detailed instructions.

IMPORTANT: Lack of Information Denial - Tuesday, December 08, 2015

A Lack of Information (LOI) denial will incur when eQHealth Solutions does not receive the necessary documentation needed to complete PAR review. Click Here to view the quick guide or search under the Provider Resources tab.

Synagis® PAR requests - Friday, November 13, 2015

Providers may submit a Medical Synagis® PAR through eQHealth Solutions beginning November 16, 2015.

Go to Provider Education/Training tab, then click Synagis®.


ColoradoPAR Customer Service Line
888-801-9355 (toll free phone)             

ColoradoPAR Provider Fax
eQHealth Solutions Fax Line
866-940-4288  (toll free fax)

ColoradoPAR Mailing Address 

eQHealth Solutions

Attn: Colorado Medicaid Program

5802 Benjamin Center Dr., Suite 105

Tampa, FL  33634 

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