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Doctor, insurance has denied your prescriptionJun 17, 2010 16:00 EDT
It's not uncommon for insurance companies to deny a prescription, sometimes on appropriate grounds, such as a patient allergy that's listed on file or a dangerous drug-drug interaction, and in other cases for reasons that do not make sense and are not in the patient's best interest. For the latter, what has been your experience with the appeal process? Have you been successful in reversing decisions?