|AXIS performs all types
of Utilization and Peer Review, including Precertification, Concurrent
Review, Retrospective Review, Appeals
for Reconsideration, and Specialty Match Final Determinations.
Resources used for review criteria include The Medical Disability
Advisor, Milliman and Robertson Healthcare Guidelines,
and The Clinical Practice Parameter for Acute Low Back Problems in
Adults. Input from our panel of physicians is also utilized, and
continuous quality improvement measures are ongoing in an effort
to assure that fair, unbiased opinions and determinations are rendered
in a timely manner.