Welcome to the ColoradoPAR provider website!

Attention All Providers
UPDATED 9/24/15!  DME Subcategories - Click ProviderEducation/Training; under Durable Medical Equipment

(1) The PAR is entered by the Billing Provider
(2) Pricing is not required for a PAR submission
(3) Error 601 - Is now turned off





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: 

 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 Pharmacy, Behavioral Health, Dental/Orthodontia, and Transportation.



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





Email Notifications - Monday, October 05, 2015

Those who submit a PAR will now receive a notification email from eQSuite® with the status of their PAR. The notification will inform the submitter if the review has been approved, partially denied, denied, or if additional clarification or attachments are needed to complete the review.

APS PAR Revisions in eQSuite® - Monday, October 05, 2015

Providers can now make a revision in eQSuite® to a PAR that originated with APS. The submitter should select “Admission” and then include the original PAR number in the “APS PAR Number” field, along with the other required information.  An example of what submitters can expect to see can be viewed at APS PAR Revisions in eQSuite.pdf

Pediatric Assessment Tool (PAT) - Monday, October 05, 2015


The Pediatric Assessment Tool (PAT) is now available in eQSuite®, you no longer need to attach the paper tool!

When you create a new request, you will see a new PAT tab (after the assessment tab). You can now submit this information as part of the electronic review.


ColoradoPAR Provider Line
eQHealth Solutions Customer Service
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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