Regarding Prior Authorizations for Prescription Drugs
|Sponsor:||Senator Geoff Gratwick, Senate 32 - York County|
|Bill #:||LD 2106|
This bill makes the following changes.
1. It adds a definition of "prior authorization" and clarifies the definitions of "medically necessary health care" and "participating provider" used in the Maine Insurance Code, chapter 56-A.
2. It sets forth additional requirements for carriers to facilitate the processing of prior authorization requests for prescription drugs by providers.