Biden Takes On Sagging Safety Net With Plan to Fix Long-Term Care
The proposal to spend $400 billion over eight years faces political challenges and a funding system not designed for the burden it has come to bear. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eduardo Porter Tags: Elder Care Wages and Salaries Labor and Jobs Home Health Care Medicaid Biden, Joseph R Jr Elderly Disabilities Health Insurance and Managed Care Source Type: news

5 Health Care Jobs on the Rise
Occupations in the industry are increasingly in demand because of an aging population and longer life spans. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kerry Hannon Tags: Medicine and Health Labor and Jobs Home Health Care Therapy and Rehabilitation Accreditation Nursing Homes United States Economy Health Insurance and Managed Care Elder Care Nursing and Nurses Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Massage Hospic Source Type: news

Six companies picked to take part in Ohio's Medicaid overhaul
The Ohio Department of Medicaid announced procurement awards Friday for the six managed care organizations (MCOs) that will implement the vision for its next-generation $20 billion program. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Six companies picked to take part in Ohio's Medicaid overhaul
The Ohio Department of Medicaid announced procurement awards Friday for the six managed care organizations (MCOs) that will implement the vision for its next-generation $20 billion program. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Ohio selects insurer for child-focused Medicaid managed care plan
Slated to launch in January 2022, the specialized managed care program is part of a major overhaul of Ohio's Medicaid system. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Here's who won the contract for Ohio's new child-focused Medicaid program
Slated to launch in January 2022, the specialized managed care program is part of a major overhaul of Ohio's Medicaid system. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

How 3 Pa. managed care organizations are ensuring vulnerable get Covid vaccines
The three worked with DHS and Area Agencies on Aging on the program thanks to an order from the Pennsylvania Department of Health to help inoculate CHC and LIFE members. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

How 3 Pa. managed care organizations are ensuring vulnerable get Covid vaccines
The three worked with DHS and Area Agencies on Aging on the program thanks to an order from the Pennsylvania Department of Health to help inoculate CHC and LIFE members. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Doctors Sue UnitedHealthcare
A multistate group of anesthesiologists filed cases in Texas and Colorado, accusing the insurance giant of squeezing them like a “boa constrictor.” (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Doctors Suits and Litigation (Civil) Anesthesia and Anesthetics Hospitals US Anesthesia Partners Inc UnitedHealth Group Inc Colorado Texas your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Doctors Accuse UnitedHealthcare of Stifling Competition
A multistate group of anesthesiologists filed cases in Texas and Colorado, accusing the insurance giant of squeezing them like a “boa constrictor.” (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Doctors Suits and Litigation (Civil) Anesthesia and Anesthetics Hospitals US Anesthesia Partners Inc UnitedHealth Group Inc Colorado Texas your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Billions in New Obamacare Subsidies Are Now Available on Healthcare.gov
Nearly everyone with a marketplace health plan can seek more financial help. Many uninsured Americans and people who buy their insurance elsewhere can also benefit. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Federal Aid (US) HealthCare.gov Source Type: news

How Health Care Became the Big Industry in Steel City
Pittsburgh ’s once strong unions are part of the answer, Gabriel Winant explains in his book “The Next Shift,” but the change hasn’t come without complications. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jennifer Szalai Tags: Books and Literature Health Insurance and Managed Care Labor and Jobs Black People Steel and Iron Factories and Manufacturing Pittsburgh (Pa) Winant, Gabriel The Next Shift: The Fall of Industry and the Rise of Health Care in Rust Belt Ame Source Type: news

‘It Felt Like Deception’: An Elite NYC Hospital Charges Huge Virus Test Fees
Insurers are stuck with the big bills from Lenox Hill, but the public ultimately pays through higher premiums. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Tests (Medical) Lenox Hill Hospital Emergency Medical Treatment Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hospitals Health Insurance and Managed Care Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Source Type: news

Concert Genetics, XIFIN, Bruce Quinn, MD, PhD, and The Dark Report to Update Clinical Laboratory Professionals on the State of the Genetic Testing Marketplace
Physician use of genetic tests continues to grow at robust rates, even during the pandemic, but uncertainty about managed care reimbursement hangs over the market It may surprise many pathologists and clinical laboratory managers to learn that the market for genetic testing is robust and growing swiftly, even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. […] The post Concert Genetics, XIFIN, Bruce Quinn, MD, PhD, and The Dark Report to Update Clinical Laboratory Professionals on the State of the Genetic Testing Marketplace appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - March 23, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: Coding, Billing, and Collections International Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Management & Operations anatomic pathology Bruce Quinn MD PhD clinical laboratory clinical pathology Concert G Source Type: news

Remember the Healthcare.gov Debacle? Its Legacy Haunts the Biden Plan.
The stimulus bill spends billions to help more Americans buy Obamacare plans. But getting those dollars will take some work, and some waiting. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 23, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Margot Sanger-Katz and Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care HealthCare.gov Stimulus (Economic) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) American Rescue Plan (2021) Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions Source Type: news

How Complexity Could Mar Rollout of the New Obamacare Subsidies
The stimulus bill spends billions to help more Americans buy affordable health insurance. But getting those dollars will take some work, and some waiting. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 22, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Margot Sanger-Katz and Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care HealthCare.gov Stimulus (Economic) Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) American Rescue Plan (2021) Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions Source Type: news

Prospective validation of an electronic health record-based, real-time suicide risk model - Walsh CG, Johnson KB, Ripperger M, Sperry S, Harris J, Clark N, Fielstein E, Novak L, Robinson K, Stead WW.
IMPORTANCE: Numerous prognostic models of suicide risk have been published, but few have been implemented outside of integrated managed care systems. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate performance of a suicide attempt risk prediction model implemented in a ven... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

When Your Covid-19 Test Comes Back Positive While Traveling
Contracting the coronavirus while far from home is a frightening possibility. And sometimes it happens, with consequences that can be deadly. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Karen Schwartz Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Travel and Vacations Health Insurance and Managed Care Evacuations and Evacuees Ambulances Source Type: news

A Traveler ’s Worst Nightmare: When Your Covid-19 Test Comes Back Positive
Contracting the coronavirus while far from home is a frightening possibility. And sometimes it happens, with consequences that can be deadly. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Karen Schwartz Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Travel and Vacations Health Insurance and Managed Care Evacuations and Evacuees Ambulances Source Type: news

Need Health Insurance? A Guide to New Options Under the Stimulus.
There is more financial assistance for more people seeking coverage. And many people who are already covered can get discounts, too, if they sign up. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 12, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Content Type: Service Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) American Rescue Plan (2021) Medicare Health Insurance and Managed Care Tax Credits, Deductions and Exemptions Stimulus (Economic) Source Type: news

Obamacare ’s About to Get a Lot More Affordable. These Maps Show How.
For this year and next, the stimulus bill boosts subsidies for nearly all those buying their own coverage, making insurance free for more people and giving higher-income people discounts for the first time. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 11, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Kevin Quealy and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Content Type: Service Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Source Type: news

A $22,368 Bill That Dodged and Weaved to Find a Gap in America ’s Health System
Bad news for one unlucky patient is also a stark example of how dysfunctional U.S. health coverage can be. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 10, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Hospitals Tests (Medical) Medicine and Health Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente, partner in California vaccine effort, stumbles vaccinating its own
Members in several states give the managed care giant mixed reviews on how it has run its own vaccine program the last two months. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bernard J. Wolfson Source Type: news

Covid-19 Relief Bill Fulfills Biden ’s Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years
With its expanded subsidies for health plans under the Affordable Care Act, the coronavirus relief bill makes insurance more affordable, and puts health care on the ballot in 2022. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sheryl Gay Stolberg Tags: Presidential Election of 2020 United States Politics and Government Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) American Rescue Plan (2021) Biden, Joseph R Jr Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Medicare Source Type: news

Pandemic Relief Bill Fulfills Biden Promise to Expand Obamacare, for Two Years
With its expanded subsidies for health plans under the Affordable Care Act, the coronavirus relief bill makes plans more affordable, and puts health care on the ballot in 2022. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 9, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sheryl Gay Stolberg Tags: Presidential Election of 2020 United States Politics and Government Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) American Rescue Plan (2021) Biden, Joseph R Jr Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Medicare Source Type: news

Private Insurance Wins in Democrats ’ First Try at Expanding Health Coverage
‘Medicare for all’ and the public option were hot topics during primary season, but the politics of passing those “gets tricky really fast.” (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - March 5, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care United States Politics and Government Law and Legislation Medicare Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Biden, Joseph R Jr Source Type: news

Increase in medicaid managed care for youth linked to slightly more preventive care
(Ann& Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago) While managed care has become the predominant form of Medicaid coverage for youth, researchers found only a modest increase in the receipt of preventive care services in this population, with marked variation across states. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Why some rural enrollees in Medicare Advantage are switching to traditional Medicare
(Drexel University) More than one out of every 10 seniors (10.5%) enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan, also known as a Medicare managed care option, and living in a rural area, switched to traditional Medicare during 2010-2016. The switch was driven primarily due to low satisfaction with care access, according to a study published this week in Health Affairs from researchers at Drexel University's Dornsife School of Public Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

At Last, Democrats Get Chance to Engineer Obamacare 2.0
The Biden administration is trying to make the health care law more generous and closer to its original design, but may disappoint progressive allies hoping for more. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - February 27, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Law and Legislation Health Insurance and Managed Care Biden, Joseph R Jr Medicare Medicaid Source Type: news

Digital osteoarthritis treatment program yields better results than traditional care
Digitally treating osteoarthritis through clinical, evidence-based programs can be more effective at reducing pain and improving physical function than routine self-managed care, according to research from JAMA Network Open. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - February 23, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

C-Suite Awards 2021: Brandy Burkhalter oversees Centene's growing operations
Since Brandy Burkhalter became Centene Corp.'s chief operating officer in June 2018, she's overseen substantial growth at the managed care provider. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 19, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jacob Kirn Source Type: news

The Rise of the Wellness App
They ’re everywhere, but they can’t address the real problem: the alienation of 21st-century work. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenna Wortham Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Employee Fringe Benefits Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Anxiety and Stress Labor and Jobs Health Insurance and Managed Care Future of Work 2021 Source Type: news

As Millions Get Covid Vaccine Shots, F.D.A. Struggles With Safety Monitoring
For now, the government has been relying on a patchwork of programs that officials say are hampered by limited size and gaps in data collection. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sheila Kaplan Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Health Insurance and Managed Care Medicine and Health Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Food and Drug Administration your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

Broad Coalition of Health Industry Groups Calls for Obamacare Expansion
Hospitals, doctors, insurers and employers say the Affordable Care Act can help the country achieve universal coverage (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Law and Legislation United States Politics and Government Hospitals America ' s Health Insurance Plans American Academy of Family Physicians American Ben Source Type: news

Pandemic Lessons in Improving the Medical System
The pandemic may prompt American medicine to become less expensive, more efficient and more effective at protecting people ’s health. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Telemedicine Medicine and Health Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Preventive Medicine Hospitals Source Type: news

Burned by Low Reimbursements, Some Doctors Stop Testing for Covid
Some insurers pay pediatricians less than the cost of the test itself, jeopardizing a tool to help control the pandemic. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - February 3, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Tests (Medical) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Children and Childhood Medicaid Health Insurance and Managed Care UnitedHealth Group Inc Source Type: news

Biden Re-Opens Obamacare Enrollment Period in 36 States
Evidence from states that also reopened enrollment suggests it could pull more young, healthy Americans into insurance coverage. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 29, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Biden, Joseph R Jr Executive Orders and Memorandums Advertising and Marketing Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Aetna to Expand Coverage for Gender-Affirming Surgeries
One of the nation ’s largest health insurers is agreeing to pay for breast augmentation for some trans women. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Discrimination Health Insurance and Managed Care Breasts Transgender and Transsexuals Surgery and Surgeons United States Politics and Government Aetna Inc Source Type: news

Biden and Obamacare: One Sentence in Stimulus Plan Reveals Health Care Approach
An increase in subsidies could drive millions to enroll in Obamacare marketplaces, experts say. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 18, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care United States Politics and Government Biden, Joseph R Jr Law and Legislation Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Federal Aid (US) Source Type: news

One Sentence in Biden Stimulus Plan Reveals His Health Care Approach
An increase in subsidies could drive millions to enroll in Obamacare marketplaces, experts say. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 16, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care United States Politics and Government Biden, Joseph R Jr Law and Legislation Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Federal Aid (US) Source Type: news

With New Majority, Here ’s What Democrats Can (and Can’t) Do on Health Care
Senate control opens up new possibilities, but the party will still need to contend with arcane rules and the challenges of a narrow majority. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 7, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Law and Legislation Health Insurance and Managed Care Medicare Medicaid United States Politics and Government Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente chief health officer tapped as Biden vaccinations coordinator
Bechara Choucair, the chief health officer for Oakland-based managed care organization Kaiser Permanente, has been named as the vaccinations coordinator for the incoming administration of President-elect Joe Biden. In that role Choucair will be responsible for coordinating the timely, safe and equitable delivery of the Covid-19 vaccine, in particular, coordinating with federal agencies and state and local governments. The job is a full-time White House position that will report to Jeff Zients,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

Kaiser Permanente chief health officer tapped as Biden vaccinations coordinator
Bechara Choucair, the chief health officer for Oakland-based managed care organization Kaiser Permanente, has been named as the vaccinations coordinator for the incoming administration of President-elect Joe Biden. In that role Choucair will be responsible for coordinating the timely, safe and equitable delivery of the Covid-19 vaccine, in particular, coordinating with federal agencies and state and local governments. The job is a full-time White House position that will report to Jeff Zients,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - December 30, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Kevin Truong Source Type: news

Obamacare, in Its First Big Test as Safety Net, Is Holding Up So Far
Job losses and the loss of insurance have typically gone hand in hand. This year, more Americans are staying covered. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 29, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Margot Sanger-Katz, Sarah Kliff and Quoctrung Bui Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Recession and Depression Layoffs and Job Reductions Medicaid Source Type: news

Why Ambulances Are Exempt From the Surprise-Billing Ban
The welter of providers, layers of state and local regulation, and lack of information about costs made lawmakers hesitant to take up the issue. But that may change. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 22, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Ambulances Law and Legislation Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Health Insurance and Managed Care Regulation and Deregulation of Industry Source Type: news

Surprise Medical Bills Cost Americans Millions. Congress Finally Banned Most of Them.
Efforts to solve the common consumer problem had been stalled by lobbying pressure and legislative squabbles. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 22, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Law and Legislation Emergency Medical Treatment Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Health Insurance and Managed Care House of Representatives Senate United States Politics and Government Consumer Protection Hospitals Source Type: news

Surprise Medical Bills Cost Americans Millions. Congress Is Finally Set to Ban Most of Them.
Efforts to solve the common consumer problem had been stalled by lobbying pressure and legislative squabbles. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 21, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff and Margot Sanger-Katz Tags: Law and Legislation Emergency Medical Treatment Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Health Insurance and Managed Care House of Representatives Senate Source Type: news

CMS: Medicaid Program; Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Reducing Provider and Patient Burden by Improving Prior Authorization Processes, and Promoting Patients' Electronic Access to Health Information for Medicaid Managed Care Plans, State Medicaid Agencies, CHIP Agencies and CHIP Managed Care Entities, and Issuers of Qualified Health Plans on the Federally-facilitated Exchanges; Health Information Technology Standards and Implementation Specifications
Notice of proposed rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that would place new requirements on state Medicaid and CHIP fee-for-service (FFS) programs, Medicaid managed care plans, CHIP managed care entities, and Qualified Health Plan (QHP) issuers on the Federally-facilitated Exchanges (FFEs) to improve the electronic exchange of health care data and streamline processes related to prior authorization. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is also proposing the adoption of certain specified implementation guides (IGs) needed to support the proposed Applicatio...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - December 18, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

The Vaccines Are Supposed to Be Free. Surprise Bills Could Happen Anyway.
“It is the American health care system, so there are bound to be loopholes.” (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 17, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: Sarah Kliff Tags: Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020) Health Insurance and Managed Care Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) Source Type: news

CMS Proposes Rule to Streamline Prior Authorization CMS Proposes Rule to Streamline Prior Authorization
The approach, which is based on application programming interfaces, would initially apply only to Medicaid managed care plans and plans on the federally facilitated insurance exchange.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news