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Kyle C. Harner, MD, declares 2015 to be the year of the prior authorization and reflects on the influx paperwork.
A paper by Hernandez and colleagues recently published in the Journal of Arthroplasty blames the Medicare 3-day rule for lengthier hospital stays among some patients with total knee arthroplasty (TKA) compared with others.
As the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) continues its efforts to ensure that those who are enrolled in the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace (FHIM) meet eligibility requirements, the ripple effects of these efforts may be felt at medical practices nationwide.
As the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) continues its efforts to ensure that those who are enrolled in the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace (FHIM) meet eligibility requirements, the ripple effects of these efforts may be felt at medical practices nationwide.
Zitter Health Insights (ZHI) recently released the latest edition of its Co-Pay Offset Monitor, a publication that serves as a research tool to help identify trends in copay assistance. The group surveyed 100 rheumatologists, 100 patients who had used copay offset programs (COPs) for their medications over the previous 6 months, and 25 specialty pharmacists. The report shows that COPs have been growing at a high rate.
Assisting patients with copays has become a big part of medication payment programs over the last few years. Many pharmaceutical companies view this as a way to maintain market share and help consumers cope with multiple payment tiers.
My last article described how to begin to determine the amount of individual disability insurance available. This article is focused on what to look for in a policy and help you decide which riders should be part of your policy.
Although members of the cancer care team will sacrifice their time and energy for the care of their patients, all too often it is done to the detriment of themselves and their families, especially in the areas of personal financial planning. This article focuses on protecting your most valuable asset —your ability to earn an income.

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