THERAPY ACCESS SOLUTIONS Reimbursement

GET EXPERT ASSISTANCE WITH PRIOR AUTHORIZATION AND DENIAL PROCESSES - AT NO COST

Therapy Access Solutions (TAS) helps surgeon and hospital customers navigate the prior authorization and denial processes with payers for products involving on-label usage.

Either the surgeon or the surgeon’s office staff or the patient can contact us to:

  • Get help authorizing a case
  • Ask one of our case managers to conduct the prior authorization for cases involving on-label usage
  • Arrange education and training for staff
  • Receive product information
  • Request FDA approval or clearance letters
  • Deal with denials for cases involving on-label usage, even if we were not involved with the prior authorization

For expert assistance, call 866-446-3873.

Information and Support

TAS staff have expertise in medical case management with both providers and payers, thus can offer valuable help with difficult prior authorizations and denial management and appeals.

Call us during business hours for help or download our brochure to learn more about our services.

Downloadable Resources

pdf Get to Know TAS (.pdf)

A one page guide to how the Therapy Access Solutions (TAS) team can help surgeons, their staff, and their patients navigate the appeals process.

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pdf Understanding the Health Insurance Appeals Process (.pdf)

A resource to help patients better understand how to navigate the insurance appeals process after coverage has been denied.

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pdf Healthcare Economics, Policy, and Reimbursement (.pdf)

Find contact information for Therapy Access Solutions (TAS), SpineLine, the Reimbursement Support Center (RSC) and other healthcare support resources.

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pdf TAS for RIALTO™ SI Fusion System Now Available (.pdf)

Through persistent appeals, Therapy Access Solutions (TAS) can help get denials for the RIALTO™ SI fusion system overturned.

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pdf TAS for Mazor X™ Stealth Edition Now Available (.pdf)

Therapy Access Solutions (TAS) is now available to help navigate prior authorizations and denials for Mazor X Stealth Edition.

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pdf Patient Ambassador Program Now Available (.pdf)

With the patient ambassador program, patients can hear the real-life story of a patient who has receive a Medtronic technology.

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pdf AMA Releases 2018 Prior Authorization Survey (.pdf)

The American Medical Association (AMA) has released the results of their 2018 Prior Authorization Physician Survey. Download to see insights.

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pdf OIG Finds Extremely Low Appeal Utilization Rates (.pdf)

Read the case report to learn more about a recent investigation by the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

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pdf Therapy Access Solutions COVID-19 Response Overview (.pdf)

Read about the actions taken by the Therapy Access Solutions team in response to COVID-19.

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pdf RIALTO™ SI Fusion System Prior Authorization Guide (.pdf)

Learn about the prior authorization and appeals process for RIALTO™ SI Fusion System treatments.

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pdf Therapy Access Solutions Pocket Guide (.pdf)

Learn how the Therapy Access Solutions team can help patients facing problems with spine surgery approvals or reimbursements.

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MEDTRONIC — ADVANCING ACCESS, CHANGING LIVES

The healthcare marketplace is complex, and we are keenly aware of the challenges and importance of obtaining prior authorization for surgeries and other services, especially for new products and procedures with significant or unique reimbursement issues.

Medtronic is committed to helping you meet these challenges with respect to our products and services. Although prior authorization does not guarantee payment, it is an essential prerequisite.