Advocacy in action: Fixing prior authorization
Prior authorization is a health plan cost-control process that delays patients’ access to care. Learn how the AMA is tackling prior authorization.
$15 billion win for physicians on prior authorization
The final CMS rule on prior authorization will cut patient-care delays and ease physician burdens, leading to big savings for practices.
Cancer patients’ verdict on prior authorization? It’s horrible
Cancer treatments can be awful, but so is having to navigate prior authorization to get oncologist-recommended care. Learn more with the AMA.
Want to help physicians battle burnout? Fix prior authorization
The time-wasting, care-delaying process of prior authorization contributes to physician burnout. Learn how the AMA tackles prior authorization.
7 prior authorization terms that drive every doctor to distraction
Consult this handy glossary to better grasp the frustrating cost-control practice and learn how the AMA leads the charge to fix prior authorization.
2 big insurers take small steps to ease prior authorization burden
United Healthcare and Cigna appear to move in the right direction. Learn how the AMA is working on all fronts to right size prior authorization.
What doctors wish patients knew about prior authorization
AMA Immediate Past President Jack Resneck Jr., MD, explains how the cost-control practice delays care. Patients can help the AMA tackle prior authorization.
House bill advances “gold card” model on prior authorization
Physicians with a 90% prior authorization approval rate in Medicare Advantage would be spared the care-delaying rigmarole. Learn more with the AMA.