I work in health care, the prior authorization process is very cumbersome. Despite laws prohibiting cancellation or rescinding an auth, carriers do not adhere to these rules. Claims are denied many times in error. Trying to get a prior auth for an unlisted code is even worse. 

– Sheila M., Connecticut
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Have you ever gone to the pharmacy to fill a prescription only to be told that your insurance company requires approval before they'll cover your treatment? Have you ever waited for days, weeks or months for a test or medical procedure to be scheduled because you needed authorization from an insurer? Or are you a physician frustrated with the administrative headaches and their impact on your patients?

Please tell us know how prior authorization has impacted you. We are looking for stories from patients and physicians to highlight and draw attention to this issue that is impacting the health of so many Americans.

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