Bipartisan Reps Aim To Bring MA Prior Auth Reforms To House Floor

By Michelle M. Stein / May 12, 2022 at 4:25 PM
House lawmakers hope to take directly to the floor a bipartisan bill to streamline the prior authorization process for those enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans, now that the legislation has nearly 300 cosponsors. The Improving Seniors’ Timely Access to Care Act has passed the 290-cosponsor threshold, which tees up the legislation for a floor vote without first going through committee, House champions of the bill say. In 2019, the House established a process to fast-track floor consideration for bills with...

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