Author: Jocelyn Keegan

Da Vinci Project Poised for Accelerated Growth in Second Year

By Jocelyn Keegan, Point-of-Care Partners Payer Practice Lead and Da Vinci Program Manager As 2018 draws to a close, the future is bright for the Da Vinci Project. Da Vinci …

P2 FHIR Task Force and Da Vinci Project Highlighted at ONC Conference

By Jocelyn Keegan, Payer Practice Lead Recently, I had the opportunity to attend and speak at the annual meeting of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology …

Opportunities to Accelerate Automating Enrollment for Specialty Prescriptions

By Jocelyn Keegan, Senior Consultant Millions of patients require expensive specialty medications. Before these prescriptions are filled, patients undergo the complex paper-phone-fax processes for enrollment using a specialty pharmacy or …

Electronic Prior Authorization Being Brought into Pharmacists’ Workflow

By Jocelyn Keegan, Senior Consultant With recent legislative changes and maturity in the industry, pharmacists will soon be enabled to electronically initiate and handle pre-approval—or prior authorization (PA) — directly …

How Health IT Can Help Payers Address Prior Authorization Reform, Advance Electronic Prior Authorization

By Jocelyn Keegan Prior authorization (PA) for medications, devices and therapies is viewed as a valuable utilization management tool by payers but a long-standing pain point for providers and pharmacists. …