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Committee pitches concept to settle all opioid lawsuits

A committee guiding OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy has suggested other drugmakers, distributors and pharmacy chains use Purdue’s bankruptcy proceedings to settle more than 2,000 lawsuits seeking to hold the drug industry accountable for the national opioid crisis. The committee of unsecured creditors said in a letter sent Sunday to the parties and obtained by… Read More »

Prior Authorization, a Comprehensive Chronicle of The Concept

by Steave Smith Prior Authorization, a Comprehensive Chronicle of The Concept Prior Authorization is, in a nutshell, an ensuring practice by which a revenue cycle management practice checks the insurability of a particular medical service by getting it certified by the relevant payer company. Here’s summarizing the details of the practice. What is prior authorization?… Read More »