Tag Archives: Electronic

CMS proposes rule to set Part D electronic prior authorization standards

Dive Brief: CMS on Monday released a proposed rule updating the electronic prior authorization requirements for Medicare Part D plans. The proposal would require plan sponsors to support a certain version of the National Council for Prescription Drug Program SCRIPT standard for such transactions. Under the standard, providers can use an electronic prescribing system or… Read More »

Health Systems Work with Epic on Electronic Patient-Reported Outcomes for Oncology

UnitedHealthcare Motion, an employer-sponsored wellness program, is telling its participants they can get a free Apple Watch if they meet the insurer’s daily walking goals over a six-month period. Participants can start receiving and using the Apple Watch (initially paying only tax and shipping) and then apply program earnings toward the purchase price of the… Read More »