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Revenue Cycle 101: Prior Authorization

Revenue Cycle 101: Prior Authorization

Your introduction to the basics behind the healthcare revenue cycle. This week: prior authorization. Prior authorization. Pre-authorization. Precertification. Prior approval.…

The future of Medicare Advantage: home health and hospice provider spotlight

Physician + Specialty Practices

The future of Medicare Advantage: home health…

Part two in our guide to the changes coming to Medicare Advantage in 2021. Click here for part one. With…

Blue flowers

Health Systems + Hospitals Physician + Specialty Practices

The future of Medicare Advantage: what providers…

With Medicare Advantage enrollment continuing to rise and more plans offering more benefits than ever, big changes are coming in…

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Leveraging a propensity-to-pay solution to drive collections 

A growing self-pay population and more high-deductible plans means providers need to focus more than ever on improving collections. Core to…

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What we're thankful for this year

2020 has been a year of challenges and surprises—most notably COVID-19. There has been more to navigate than we could…

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Revenue Cycle 101: the life cycle of…

Your introduction to the basics behind the healthcare revenue cycle. This week: the life cycle of a medical bill. With high…

Price transparency final rule: 6 steps to prepare

Health Systems + Hospitals

Price transparency final rule: 6 steps to…

With modifications, the below was originally published by Becker's Hospital Review on 6/20/2020. We recently hosted a webinar on a topic…

Claims data & COVID

Health Systems + Hospitals Physician + Specialty Practices

Claims data & COVID

How Testing, Telehealth and Elective Procedures Fluctuated from February to June COVID-19 has forever changed healthcare, and its long-term impact…

102x increase in Telehealth claim volume

Health Systems + Hospitals Partners Physician + Specialty Practices

6 telehealth rev cycle metrics to track…

Telehealth adoption has exploded in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many patients are prohibited or reluctant to venture out…

2 ways to work with payers during the COVID-19 crisis

2 ways to work with payers during…

Waystar is currently working to expand and introduce resources for those in healthcare dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. In this…

3 ways to support your people through the COVID-19 crisis

3 ways to support your people through…

Waystar is currently working to expand and introduce resources for those in healthcare dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. In this…

4 ways to support your patients through the COVID-19 crisis

Health Systems + Hospitals Physician + Specialty Practices

4 ways to support your patients through…

Waystar is currently working to expand and introduce resources for those in healthcare dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. In this…

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4 steps to getting the most out…

Today’s healthcare landscape faces truly unprecedented challenges, which means it’s more important than ever to use analytics to develop more…

A majority of providers only use analytics in a minimal or limited way.

Put analytics to work for your organization

In 2019, the healthcare analytics market exceeded $14 billion. By 2024, it is anticipated to hit $40 billion. As a…

Fool’s gold and the future of AI

Fool’s gold and the future of AI

Searching for success in a stream of big promises There’s a secret to sniffing out fool’s gold. Rubbing the ore…

How AI is reshaping prior authorization

How AI is reshaping prior authorization

Top insights from Frost & Sullivan’s executive think tank AI continues to drive fascinating conversations about the financial future of…

Our clients are our heroes

Health Systems + Hospitals Partners Physician + Specialty Practices

Waystar’s commitment to you

As COVID-19 continues to disrupt everyday life, many begin to wonder what changes will only be temporary and what will…

90% of provider have had to delay treatment due to prior authorization

Health Systems + Hospitals Physician + Specialty Practices

Prior authorization: 3 processes you need to…

Prior authorization is used as a tool to ensure high quality of care while controlling healthcare spending. However, the process…

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3 ways to increase patient collections

It used to be enough to render services, collect a copay, submit claims and bill the patient. But due to…

The number of patients who seek care based on knowing out-of-pocket expenses in advance

Physician + Specialty Practices

How small practices tackle big RCM challenges

There's a reason patients want pricing information upfront when it comes to healthcare: it’s expensive. Consider data provided by the…

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AI can save you from drowning in…

If the revenue cycle is the boat carrying the funds your organization relies on, prior authorization problems are holes in…