On-demand services that give you what you need. No more, no less.

  • It’s flexible. You choose what to outsource, when. No minimum volume required.
  • It’s accurate. Our certified coders comply with all regulations, achieving 98% accuracy.
  • It’s centralized. We manage coders, encoders, and auditors. You retain full transparency from start to finish, with access to detailed documentation.
  • It’s fast. Our turnaround time for new discharges is maximum 2 days.

Our authorization management in action


We have a near-perfect success rate obtaining prior authorizations


Most authorizations are delivered with zero client work


Almost all authorizations are started and completed within one week

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Ready for a better solution?

Here are 3 things to look for when choosing a partner to manage your authorizations.

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Solo family practice thrives with “an army of support.”

How Joseph Aloise, DO, saw a 30 percent increase in collections.

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Our authorization management services

Learn more about how we can help you get paid more, faster— while putting patients first.

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Hear how we deliver real results, right away, for our clients.

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Why partner with athenahealth?

  • We apply network-based knowledge about prior authorizations to your practice in real time.
  • You have end-to-end visibility, from order creation through payment.
  • Our prior authorization specialists submit documentation on your behalf and work with payers to approve your requests.

We take on client coding work (so you don’t have to)

  • We provide you complete visibility in the chart completion process
  • We can work with any coders you already employ to provide additional support
  • We review clinical documentation and attachments
  • We provide auditing to ensure quality performance
  • We review claims and submit them to the payer
  • We review and adjust holds and denials
  • We complete ICD-10, CPT, HCPCS, and DRG coding