Doctors say prior authorization led to life-threatening delays in care

People of color bear COVID-19's economic brunt

While providers expected insurers to relax prior authorization policies during the pandemic, 70% of surveyed physicians reported the changes were brief, if made at all, and did not relieve some of their burdens.   Slow prior authorization protocols contributed to

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Is Your Covid Vaccine Venue Prepared to Handle Rare, Life-Threatening Reactions?

Is Your Covid Vaccine Venue Prepared to Handle Rare, Life-Threatening Reactions?

JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News As the rollout of covid-19 vaccines picks up across the U.S., moving from hospital distribution to pharmacies, pop-up sites and drive-thru clinics, health experts say it’s vital that these expanded venues be prepared to handle

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10-year-old hero recognized these life-threatening symptoms

10-year-old hero recognized these life-threatening symptoms

Every parent teaches their child general safety rules; Never get into an unknown car, know your name, phone number and address, never touch a hot stove and never wander alone. Kimberly never imagined that her 10-year-old daughter would recognize life

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