Today we are talking to Chris Schremser, the CTO at Waystar. And we discuss the radical change is happening behind the scenes in healthcare, how Waystar is helping to bring transparency to the process between patient and caregiver, and leadership advice to get the most out of your 1 on 1 interactions.
All of this, right here, right now, on the Modern CTO Podcast!
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Chris Schremser oversees all engineering functions related to Waystar’s product, including its artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives as well as the platform’s advanced security features and protocols. Chis is also responsible for defining and driving Waystar’s product vision, strategy and execution. A member of the team who formed Waystar, Chris was previously CTO of ZirMed, a role he entered in 2002.
Chris has a proven track record of success with diverse technology teams ensuring that all engineering factors mesh cohesively in order to provide and maintain a superior finished product. He has expertise in complex system requirements including HIPAA, HITECH, and PCI regulations.
Prior to his current role, Chris served as an IT engineer and consultant for InnerSpace Computers, where he specialized in network installation and configuration, firewall installation and support, application support and remote troubleshooting.
Chris also previously served as a Director for WAVE Television, an NBC affiliate located in Louisville, KY, where he was responsible for coordinating technical execution of various newscasts and feature programming.
Chris holds a BS in Telecommunications from the University of Evansville.
Waystar provides market-leading technology that simplifies and unifies healthcare payments. Our cloud-based platform streamlines workflows and improves financials for healthcare providers of all kinds, and brings more transparency to the patient financial experience. The Waystar platform is used by more than 450k providers, 750 health systems and hospitals, and 5k health plans—and integrates with all major HIS and practice management systems.