AAOS Now

Published 12/20/2023

Coding Education OnDemand: Prior Authorization Webinar Available

The recording of the AAOS coding webinar titled “Prior Authorizations,” presented on Aug. 29 by Eric Stiefel, MD, FAAOS, and Noah Raizman, MD, FAAOS, is now available on the AAOS website.

This webinar highlights the recent policy changes and AAOS advocacy efforts to help reduce the burden of prior authorizations. The session also addresses strategies to work through the hurdles and cumbersome process with payers.

Learning objectives

  • Understand the prior authorization process, how it is managed by payers, and how to stay abreast of issues.
  • Recognize how peer-to-peer reviews affect the prior authorization process and how to address issues.
  • Learn about AAOS advocacy efforts and victories with prior authorization requirements.

Visit bit.ly/PAWebinar2023 to view the recording of the webinar.