The goal of this initiative is to create an industry solution to the challenges of prior authorization (PA) programs*.
This microsite has been developed to provide information on the Simplify Prior Authorization initiative to all stakeholders in the PA process and those with an interest in PA.
*Sometimes called special authorization programs.
Prior Authorization Q&A – What You Need to Know
On the November 26, 2020 Benefits Breakfast Club webinar experts addressed innovations in oncology and the role of prior authorization (PA), including the many challenges of a largely paper-based PA process.read more...
Prior Authorization and the Impact on Physicians
During research for the Simplify Prior Authorization (SPA) white paper in 2020, we learned how the prior authorization (PA) workflow process was impacting prescribers. We heard that there are several areas that make current PA processes challenging for physicians in delivering care to their patients.read more...
Addressing the Backlog of Cancer Patients
Canadians with cancer have been experiencing longer times to diagnosis and medical treatment during the pandemic.read more...