How CMS can fix prior auth to put patients before paperwork
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) asked for suggestions on cutting administrative burdens on physicians and others in health care.
AMA, others ask CMS to comprehensively address prior authorization
CMS urged to reduce the harms and burdens of prior authorization by incorporating Consensus Principles.
National opioid policy roadmap highlights state efforts on epidemic
Analysis identifies effective state policies used to combat the opioid epidemic.
Prior authorization research & reports
Read the evidence supporting the need for prior authorization reform.
Prior authorization practice resources
Use prior authorization tips and guides to improve administrative efficiencies.
Prior authorization reform resources
Make a difference with these opportunities for physician advocates.
Opioid epidemic: Huge funding boost needed to close treatment gap
Administrative and insurance barriers continue to block access to treatment, AMA President-elect Susan R. Bailey, MD, tells Congress.
Get rid of market barriers to appropriate pain management
Health insurers, pharmacy benefit management companies and others are making it harder for physicians to provide appropriate care to patients living with pain.
AMA passes opioid policies to end barriers to non-opioid treatment
The AMA approved several opioid-related policies intended to put the focus of pain treatment back on patients and away from arbitrary third-party controls.