Best Practices for Electronic Prior Authorization (ePA) Implementation and Adoption - WEB-CMEZ335

Best Practices for Electronic Prior Authorization (ePA) Implementation and Adoption

Eliminating Barriers to Workflow Integration for Healthcare Professionals

by Caitlin Graham, BS and Alison Bechtel, BS and Vince Calo, BS and Ryan Druseikis, BS
WEB-CMEZ335
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This course is credentialed for:
Medicine (1.00 Credits)
Physician (1.00 Credits)

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Summary:

The goal of this presentation is to discuss barriers to changing the workflow of physician/provider and healthcare office staff and strategies for implementing a new workflow process. Upon completion of the webinar, participants will be able to describe available options for implementing an electronic prior authorization solution in a provider setting, discuss professional roles in the PA process, explain reasons for barriers to adopting new workplace procedures, identify training procedures to ensure easy adoption of improved solutions, and create a customized implementation plan for a new technology solution.

Objectives:

The goal of this presentation is to discuss barriers to changing the workflow of physician/provider and healthcare office staff and strategies for implementing a new workflow process. Upon completion of the is webinar, learners will be able to:
  • Describe available options for implementing an electronic prior authorization solution in a provider setting
  • Discuss professional roles in the PA process
  • Explain reasons for barriers to adopting new workplace procedures
  • Identify training procedures to ensure easy adoption of improved solutions
  • Create a customized implementation plan for a new technology solution
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, ARNPs/APRNs, physicians, and physicians assistants.
 
Physicians and physicians assistants: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
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Jointly Accredited Provider logoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by OnCourse Learning and CoverMyMeds. OnCourse Learning is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 
OnCourse Learning is also approved by the Florida Board of Medicine, Florida Board of Osteopathic Medicine, and Florida Physician Assistants (provider # 50-1489).
 
Physician Continuing Education Credit
 
OnCourse Learning designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Physician Assistant Continuing Education Credit
 
American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 1.0 hour of Category I credit for completing this program.
 
Disclosures
 
There is no commercial support provided for this online educational activity.

Course Originally Released on: 10/6/2017
Date of Most Recent Review: 10/6/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 10/6/2020

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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Frances D - Lancaster, PA  ·  Apr 25, 2018
Covered a lot of interesting points that will definitely benefit our practice
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pua h - Orlando, FL  ·  Mar 07, 2018
Very informative, I like idea of team approach
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matthew c - california , AK  ·  Feb 01, 2018
the course was great and wonderful
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Steven M - Buffalo Grove, IL  ·  Jan 23, 2018
Good course. Good Video
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brian p - orlando, FL  ·  Jan 22, 2018
nothing to say. course was good for what it was.
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