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Kevin Douglass

Working hand-in-hand with AI: The cybernetic future of AI in healthcare
Working hand-in-hand with AI: The cybernetic future of AI in healthcare
Health systems and hospitals are constantly looking for new ways to improve efficiencies and remove friction from their operations. Yet healthcare workers today are drowning in a sea of data and programs. Burnout is soaring and COVID-19 has only exacerbated the need for efficiency and capacity. Health systems looking to do more with less are […]
How AI can automate your health system’s COVID-19 testing and vaccine distribution efforts
How AI can automate your health system’s COVID-19 testing and vaccine distribution efforts
Demand for both tests and vaccines have far outpaced supply, and hospitals have largely had to figure out for themselves how to best manage their COVID-19 vaccine distribution. From setting up multiple testing and mass vaccination sites to tracking and educating their populations, the added work and stress on health systems has been immense.  No […]
How AI is cutting prior auth denials and reducing peer-to-peer reviews
How AI is cutting prior auth denials and reducing peer-to-peer reviews
Prior authorization denials are an infuriating headache for practices, especially when they result in a peer-to-peer review — placing an administrative stranglehold on clinical operations and busy surgeons. Providers spend hours gathering documentation for submission only to have the prior authorization denied by the payer. When the only thing that’s standing between a patient and […]
Five ways to achieve faster prior authorization turnaround times
Five ways to achieve faster prior authorization turnaround times
For physicians and healthcare staff, hearing the term “prior authorization” can send shivers down their spines. If we were to look up the term “prior authorization” in a dictionary, “burden” would be right next to it. Prior authorizations have been around for decades, but not much has been done to reduce the burden on providers. […]
Artificial intelligence increases revenues for clinics and hospitals
Artificial intelligence increases revenues for clinics and hospitals
With the healthcare landscape making rapid shifts, organizations are looking for opportunities to increase revenue with existing capacity. It’s simple… more patients equal more revenue, right? But this is also true: more patients equal more prior authorizations. And, when a prior authorization takes 30–60 minutes of clinical staff time to complete and weeks to get […]
Automate your entire prior authorization process with Olive’s comprehensive solution
Automate your entire prior authorization process with Olive’s comprehensive solution
A fully automated, electronic prior authorization solution is here. No more faxes, no more endless phone calls, no more overwhelming stacks of paper. Through the power of advanced artificial intelligence, Olive has automated the entire prior auth process, including the hardest steps of handling medical necessity and clinical documents. One of healthcare’s biggest problems finally […]
Three prior authorization processes you should automate now
Three prior authorization processes you should automate now
AI-powered prior authorization solution obsoletes the fax machine, leads to faster, better care COVID-19 has had a crushing effect on the U.S. healthcare system. With no end to the pandemic in sight, healthcare leaders face mounting pressure to reduce costs to mitigate losses. Add to that the increased workload furloughs have placed on staff, and […]
Supercharge revenue cycle management with AI-powered prior authorization
Supercharge revenue cycle management with AI-powered prior authorization
Hospitals and healthcare providers are in the business of saving lives, but like all businesses, they can’t accomplish their mission unless they have processes and policies in place to remain financially healthy Revenue cycle management (RCM) needs to operate efficiently and generate enough revenue to keep the organization healthy. Prior authorization is essential in RCM. […]
The healthcare guide to scaling automation
The healthcare guide to scaling automation
Automation opportunities exist across every level of a health system, and with them is the potential to radically transform the healthcare industry. RPA and artificial intelligence solutions are a rapidly growing market as the technologies improve and new applications develop, with many health systems looking to implement automation at their hospitals. But today, the reality […]

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