Introduced House Bill (H)

Authored by

DIGEST

Uniform prior authorization form. Requires the department of insurance to develop a uniform prior authorization form for prescription drug coverage. Allows a prescribing provider to use, and requires an insurer or health maintenance organization that requires prior authorization of prescription drug coverage to accept, a completed uniform prior authorization form. Provides that if an insurer or health maintenance organization fails to accept the prior authorization form, or fails to respond within two business days after receiving the form, the request is considered to have been granted. Uniform prior authorization form. Requires the department of insurance to develop a uniform prior authorization form for prescription drug coverage. Allows a prescribing provider to use, and requires an insurer or health maintenance organization that requires prior authorization of prescription drug coverage to accept, a completed uniform prior authorization form. Provides that if an insurer or health maintenance organization fails to accept the prior authorization form, or fails to respond within two business days after receiving the form, the request is considered to have been granted.