Rhett Wilkerson: Prior Authorization and Patient Access

Rhett Wilkerson, associate director of patient financial services, Florida Cancer Specialists, discusses how utilization management strategies impact patient access to biologics. 
December 30, 2019



Transcript

Yes, absolutely. So that's something that we work really hard with our utilization management team on we want to make sure that they have all the information available, because they really are kind of clicking those clinical boxes that says whether something should or shouldn't be supported.

So when they're when they're putting in that prior authorization information that they have everything they need to make the most appropriate selections, so that then there's less of a holdup, or denials, or things that have to go to peer-to-peer. We want it to be as smooth of a process as possible.
 

x-button

Click here to view Biosimilars CME Activities

Click here to view Biosimilars PTCE Activities

Health economics experts. Managed care professionals. Key clinical specialists. This is where the worlds of clinical, regulatory, and economical outcomes for specialized pharmaceutical biotechnology meet: The Center for Biosimilars® is your online resource for emerging technologies, with a focus on improving critical thinking in the field to impact patient outcomes. We’ll discuss the current landscape for advanced health care management—reviewing emerging treatment paradigms, approaches, and considerations—all by authoritative industry voices.

Intellisphere, LLC
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 609-716-7777
F: 609-716-4747
Copyright © 2006-2020 Intellisphere, LLC. All Rights Reserved.