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Physician Advisory
Prior Authorization

Dr. Ronald HirschJuly 6, 2020

RACMonitor: Medicare Prior Authorization Program – 10 Things to Know

Today is the first day that prior authorization is required for Medicare beneficiaries to undergo specific surgeries. Here are the 10 things you need to know about the program.

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Physician Advisory
Prior Authorization

Dr. Ronald HirschJune 18, 2020

RACMonitor: Prior Authorization for Medicare Two Weeks Away

We are two weeks away from the start of the Medicare prior authorization program, and as of June 17, the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) were required to start accepting requests.

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Automation
Prior Authorization
Revenue Cycle

Alia PaavolaApril 10, 2020

Becker's Hospital Review: Why Automation is a Must for Prior Authorization

Despite a push by healthcare organizations in recent years to automate the prior authorization process, it is still primarily manual, prolonging the significant financial and administrative burdens absorbed by providers, patients and health plans. 

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