How HIT Can Help Fix the Prior Authorization Problem for Healthcare Payers, Providers and Members
Despite honorable intentions and logical reasoning, prior authorizations have become such a challenge for the healthcare industry—even for payers, who created the process in the first place. In this paper you'll learn valuable lessons on how to arrive at informed prior authorization decisions more quickly, reduce time spent dealing with phone calls and faxes, lower your overall expenditures, and generally improve your members’ care outcomes.
- 7 findings from AMA studies where PAs caused time, money and even health outcome detriments
- 2 disturbing trends contributing to prior authorizations challenges
- 4 faith-building statistics from an AHIP study regarding the use of digital tools for prior authorization