Reminder that effective 10/01/2020- SOMOS IPA will assume the administrative functions for several Empire HealthPlus Plans:
Medicaid Managed Care (MMC)
Health and Recovery Plan (HARP)
Child Health Plus (CHPlus)
Essential Plan programs
SAMPLE EMPIRE SOMOS IPA CARDS:
Contacting SOMOS for patient Eligibility, benefits and authorizations: OON and IN providers
• SOMOS IPA providers: SOMOS will handle all credentialing for its participating providers. This
includes the submission of any demographic changes or terminations.
• Non-SOMOS IPA providers: Providers who are not contracted with the IPA must continue to follow the Empire processes.