Learn about 5 challenges associated with bringing automation to the healthcare back office and how to address the possible pushback.
AI + HEALTHCARE NEWS
"Insurers eventually authorize most requests, but the process can be a lengthy administrative nightmare or recurring paperwork, multiple phone calls and bureaucratic battles that can delay or disrupt a patient's access to vital care."
- AMA Chair-Elect Jack Resneck Jr, MD
We built Digitize.AI to solve this problem.
(See how here).
We applaud the AMA for shining a light on this issue. You'll find terrific insight on the nature of the problem—and potential solutions—in the link above, and the additional resources below.
"A Review of Electronic Prior Authorization Technology"
- Prior auths have increased 33% in 2 years
- Electronic prior auths = $1.89 vs. manual prior-auth = $7.50
- Docs and staff spend 16.4 hours per week on prior auths
"...prior-auth ecosystem screams for technological assistance."
"Digitize.AI Top Books of The Month" (Digitize.AI Blog)
Our intern, Jayde Hansen, has put together a series of some of our top reads of the month. Have a look and find something you love!
A terrific read. Hat tip to our Chief Strategy Officer, Dave Bodel, for sharing this with the team.
Missed out on HIMSS? We documented our top tweets of the conference. Check out all of our blog posts here!
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