SPOTLIGHT: Insurers should streamline preauthorization process

Physicians believe the time-consuming process of waiting for the green light from insurers to provide care hurts patients, FiercePracticeManagement Editor Debra Beaulieu writes. A new American Medical Association survey of about 2,400 physicians shows that streamlining the preauthorization process is important, and 75 percent of physicians believe an automated process would increase efficiency. -- Read the full article in FiecePractice Management

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