Prior Authorization in Medicare Advantage Plans: How Often Is It Used?

Gretchen Jacobson and Tricia Neuman Follow @tricia_neuman on Twitter Published: Oct 24, 2018 This year, during the annual Medicare Open Enrollment period, more than 60 million people on Medicare have the opportunity to choose between traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. In making this decision, they are encouraged to take into account a number of factors, including premiums, cost-sharing,…

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It’s Just Wallpaper – The Story

Since graduating with a Master’s Degree in Hospital Administration in 1972, I have had the opportunity to work in acute care hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living, retirement communities, home health, hospice and adult family homes. Along the way, I owned and operated a small multi-story nursing care and retirement facility, as well as four adult…

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