Electronic Prior Authorization: Progress and Impact of ePA Adoption by Providers

Webinar

Jun 22, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Virtual Event

Prior authorization (PA) costs healthcare providers billions of dollars annually. More than half of physicians indicate that they, along with their staff, spend over 20 hours per week on PAs. Nearly 40 percent of PAs are abandoned due to complex policies and procedures.

CoverMyMeds invites you to join the conversation surrounding prior authorization. In this one-hour webinar you’ll have the opportunity to listen, learn and engage to understand the full impact of prior authorization, the current state of electronic prior authorization (ePA) adoption across the industry and the benefits that healthcare providers have realized by making the transition to ePA.

During this webinar, you’ll learn:

  • Current adoption trends of electronic prior authorization (ePA) by the EHR, payer and pharmacy industries
  • Challenges with paper-based prior authorization process and the journey to adopting an electronic solution
  • Benefits of ePA, including improvements to workflow and communication, cost savings and impact on speed to therapy for patients

Speaker

Scott Gaines
Director of Business Development
CoverMyMeds

This webinar has been approved by HIMSS for up to 1 contact hour of continuing education credit toward renewal of the CPHIMS credential.

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