Healthcare Technology Highlighted Article: Updated - Sep 30, 2016

Taking Electronic Prior Authorization to the Next Level

An increasing number of medications require preapproval-or prior authorization (PA) - from payers before they can be dispensed. This traditionally has been a cumbersome, time-consuming and frustrating manual administrative process. The reason: PA was based on numerous phone calls and faxes - plus the exchange of lots of paper - among physicians, pharmacies and payers. Recognizing that there has to be a better way, the electronic prescribing (ePrescribing) industry developed an electronic prior a…

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