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Getting insurer approval for treatment can take hours out of your week. Here are some ways to reduce the pain.
Progress is never free, and it isn't all it's cracked up to be.
The article describes how health plans use physician profiling and advises readers about the options they and their practices have for working within in this system.
The article provides background on the development of the AAFP's position paper "Principles of Interaction With Health Plans" followed by the full text of the paper.