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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 »

As Ghana gets ready to set standards for child nutrition, researcher shares his science on brain health

Credit: University of Toronto Ghana will soon adopt new standards on food and nutritional products for children, and the coming guideline on dietary fats for infants will be informed in part by a University of Toronto researcher. Associate Professor Richard Bazinet (pictured left) recently spent two days at the University of Ghana presenting the latest… Read More »