What is White Bagging?

White bagging is a process for providers to receive medication from a specialty pharmacy directly. This is in lieu of buy and bill or brown bagging practices. Previously, we discuss Buy and Bill and brown bagging in a physician practice. In the blog we go over what the benefits and challenges of Buy and Bill […]

What is Brown Bagging?

Typically, we think of brown bags when we think of school lunches. As kids, we would go to school with our brown bags with what our mothers may have made for us. Depending on the time and location of your primary education, the brown bag lunch is a daily practice of pride or shame. Especially […]

Summary: Help Process Insurance Claims and Payments

Handling insurance claims and processing insurance are important functions within the pharmacy. There are roles dedicated to dealing with insurance claims, payer policy, and prior authorization. Dr. Amanda DeMarzo, PharmD, MBA, PACS is the Associate Director, Patient Access with the National Board of Prior Authorization Specialists. She encourages enhancing patient access through education and certification. […]