Tag: Hawaii

COVID-19-Related Policy Developments Continue at the Federal Level

As the country continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, Federal agencies continue to provide guidance to states and providers as they respond to the pandemic. As in our March, ...

States Are Increasingly Turning to Uniform Prior Authorization Forms

Background Prior authorization is a common tool for utilization management and controlling health care costs. While the approach to the process is similar across payers, each insurance carrier and public ...

Health Policy News February 2017

PCG subject matter experts are working hard to keep up with the fast-moving action related to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Medicaid, Medicare, prescription drug pricing, and other topics under ...

Hawaii receives approval of 1332 State Innovation Waiver

Hawaii requested a 1332 State Innovation Waiver in order to preserve the state’s Prepaid Health Care Act (Prepaid) by exempting the state from requirements related to the Small Business Health ...