SCIO Health Analytics today announced that its accuracy in predicting risk was featured in the October 2016 "Accuracy of Claims-Based Risk Scoring Models" report from the Society of Actuaries (SOA).
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Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. and the global leader in enterprise critical communications, today announced the availability of the T52 pager. The T52 pager supports communication with smartphones, pagers, handhelds, PCs, and other two-way devices, allowing care teams to stay connected regardless of the devices in use. With the enabled encryption service from Spok, the T52 is the only two-way pager on the market that supports secure messaging and helps healthcare organizations meet HIPAA compliance requirements.
A recent KLAS report shows that healthcare organizations think of Nordic more than any other consulting firm for knowledgeable, talented consultants with hands-on experience. In the KLAS healthcare consulting perception report, Who Can Help with Current and Future Needs?, Nordic received more positive mentions than any other consulting firm. The report provided the responses from healthcare organizations that were asked to identify the consulting companies that have most often demonstrated five key attributes: proficient, collaborative, strategic, efficient, and trustworthy.
Nuance Communications, Inc. today announced that Baptist Health South Florida has realized $45 million in increased appropriate reimbursement since the implementation of Nuance Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI), which optimizes the accuracy and efficiency of physician documentation and communication of patient care. Not only did Baptist Health significantly improve financial outcomes, it improved the tracking and reporting of patient’s clinical conditions, which more than doubled metrics including severity of illness (SOI) and risk of mortality (ROM) to directly impact quality of care and treatment decisions.
ZeOmega® Inc., a market leader in population health management, has continued its momentous run of successful client renewals and upgrades with Group Health Cooperative (Group Health®). Specifically, Group Health has extended its ZeOmega contract for the next term and will upgrade to Jiva™ 6.1, the newest release of the HIE-enabled, end-to-end, Jiva platform.
HealthMyne, an innovator in leveraging imaging data to empower Radiologists to move “Beyond Imaging”, has partnered with Gilda’s Club of Madison in an effort during RSNA to make a difference in the lives of children and adults living with cancer.
Huntzinger Management Group, Inc. (Huntzinger), a leader in healthcare advisory, managed, implementation, and staffing services, announced today that the company has engaged in a strategic partnership with DCCS Consulting, LLC. Huntzinger founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer Bob Kitts made the announcement.
Health Catalyst®, a leader in healthcare data warehousing, analytics and outcomes improvement, today announced it ranked 97 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.
Health Catalyst® announced today the healthcare industry's first end-to-end care management and patient engagement solution, and the first to enable discovery of an otherwise invisible subset of patients – those who will benefit most from care management and who can be engaged most effectively to lower the cost of care. By synthesizing advanced analytics with concepts from Customer Relationship Management and social networking, the new Health Catalyst Care Management Suite™ focuses on the most impactable patients and supports the entire care management process to help healthcare organizations improve outcomes and cost.
Sunquest Information Systems, Inc. announced today the acquisition of the Salt Lake City-based software firm UNIConnect® L.C. UNIConnect specializes in software for molecular laboratories and augments Sunquest's molecular diagnostics solution.
Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that EdLogics, a health education-based consumer engagement company and innovator in game-based learning, has built its digital health literacy platform on container and cloud solutions from Red Hat, including Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat JBoss Middleware, and Ansible by Red Hat. EdLogics’ Education-as-a-Service offering, based on Red Hat technology, is aiming to transform the way consumers learn about health and improve health literacy while simultaneously cutting consumer costs.
The live webinar will take place on Wednesday, November 16 at 1:00 CT (2:00 ET). FormFast Connect enables personalized care navigation and document workflow solutions, empowering patients and providers across the care continuum to collaborate more effectively.
West Tennessee Healthcare, a public, not-for-profit healthcare system, today announced it has expanded its partnership with MedeAnalytics, a pioneer in healthcare analytics, by adding Patient Access and Denials Management capabilities.
Cybernet Manufacturing, Inc., a leading manufacturer and ODM of medical-grade All-in-One computers and tablets, announces the release of the CyberMed NB22 medical cart All-in-One computer. The new model joins the company’s line of specialized medical computers designed from the ground up for use in the healthcare industry. The new CyberMed NB22 is the world’s first fanless medical grade All-in-One PC with hot-swappable batteries to utilize the Skylake 6th generation Intel Core CPU.
HealthMyne, an innovator in leveraging imaging data to empower Radiologists to move “Beyond Imaging”, will be unveiling and providing demonstrations of their new commercial platform at RSNA booth #4165 in the South Hall.
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) today announced that, following rigorous review, they have once again designated Recondo's EligibilityPlus™ and SurePayHealth™ products as "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®." This marks the third straight year that Recondo has earned the coveted designation, respected industry wide as an objective, third-party confirmation of the value of a company's solutions.
International medical imaging IT company Sectra (Link) (STO: SECT B) announces that Women’s Imaging Associates has entered into a multi-year agreement to deploy Sectra Breast Imaging PACS for radiologist interpretation. The solution features intelligent pre-fetching and auto-routing of images from the provider sites to the radiologist reading locations, and it allows radiologists to read all types of breast imaging studies from one system.
Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare data warehousing and analytics, received the highest overall score and the highest score for "proactive service" among enterprise business intelligence vendors evaluated by the respected research firm, KLAS, in a report published this month, "Enterprise Healthcare BI 2016: Getting Value from BI Tools: A U.S. and Global Perspective."
Optimum Healthcare IT, a leading healthcare IT staffing and consulting services company, announced that it received a high number of mentions across the five success factor attributes outlined in the KLAS Healthcare Consulting 2016 report. This report provides a summary of Healthcare Consulting Firms who are well positioned to help healthcare organizations with current and future needs. The report states that healthcare organizations most often achieve desired consulting outcomes when third-party firms are proficient, collaborative, trustworthy, strategic, and efficient. Additionally, engagements most often flounder when firms are the opposite: salesy, incompetent, inflexible, over promising, and non-strategic.