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Using Prior Authorization to Promote Appropriate Imaging Services


Medicare's Appropriate Use Criteria Program

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Published on Oct 7, 2022

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Independent studies show – and doctors agree – that differences in how care is provided to patients can lead to inappropriate, unnecessary, and more costly medical treatments that can harm patients. Prior authorization can help ensure that patients are getting the right care at the right time and in the right setting.