CMS Eyes Prior Authorization, AI To Improve Medicare Pay Accuracy

By Michelle M. Stein / October 24, 2019 at 3:18 PM
CMS on Monday (Oct. 21) again asked about the best ways to use prior authorization – this time with a focus on using such policies to improve Medicare payment accuracy – and said it is also looking at how artificial intelligence could improve payments. CMS seeks feedback from providers, artificial intelligence vendors and other stakeholders on how to safeguard the Medicare program under value-based models. The agency also wants advice on ways to improve Medicare program integrity, such as how...

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