What Would Your Patients do Differently?

While clinical trials may be able to quantitatively assess the efficacy of a treatment or the progress of a dermatologic condition, such measurable feedback is not easily attained in every day practice. Even more difficult to obtain is direct patient feedback, including that of a post-procedure plastic surgery patient – who may require repeat procedures […]

Burden of Prior Authorizations Reduces Quality of Care in Dermatology Patients

Currently, the majority of insurance companies require a time-consuming prior authorization (PA) process for the approval of prescribed medications and procedures. The field of dermatology disproportionately experiences a high burden of prior authorizations as a result of significant advances in biologic medications and marked increases in the cost of generic medications. In general, medical practices […]