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.

eQSuite® New User Training

Register Today for a live webinar. See Provider Education/Training Tab.

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)
    Habilitative Speech Therapy - Adult
 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











NEW! Habilitative Speech Therapy PAR - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Beginning June 1, 2016, adult Habilitative speech therapy services rendered by independent speech therapists and outpatient hospital based therapy clinics will require prior authorization and approval for medically necessary services, prior to rendering the services. For details, please read the Provider Update .

Register Today! To register, go to the Provider Education/Training tab above and click on "Training Registration". Current Webinars are available on May 24th and May 26th.

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!


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 

Claims Questions


HCPF Main Page



Colorado Medicaid
Nurse Advice Line


Medicaid Clients Nurse Advice Line
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