Prior Authorization Policy Challenges Addressed in AHA Panel Discussion on Care Delays and Physician Burnout

Chicago, Illinois – Healthcare professionals gathered at the AHA Annual Membership Meeting to discuss the challenges posed by prior authorization policies. The panel, moderated by Marilyn Werber Serafini of the Bipartisan Policy Center, delved into the impacts of commercial insurance practices on patient care and healthcare systems. During the panel discussion, Dr. Shikha Jain of UI Health highlighted the significant delays and administrative burdens caused by prior authorization requirements. She emphasized the detrimental effects on …

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Gridlock Looms as Health Care Rhetoric Dominates Discussion

Washington, D.C. – The debate surrounding healthcare has once again come to the forefront with a clash of opinions leading to a standstill in policy decisions. As rhetoric clashes with action, the future of healthcare in the United States hangs in the balance. Proponents of the current healthcare system argue for maintaining the status quo, emphasizing the importance of stability and reliability in the sector. On the other hand, those advocating for change highlight the …

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