Market leading Natural Language Processing (NLP) text analytics provider Linguamatics today announced the implementation of the Linguamatics Health enterprise NLP platform, powered by I2E, at the University of Pennsylvania Health System for the extraction of actionable insights from unstructured patient data.
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DrFirst, the market leader in e-prescribing and delivering intelligent medication management solutions that improve patient safety, today released survey findings identifying key medication reconciliation challenges faced by hospitals today.
Iatric Systems, Inc., a healthcare technology company dedicated to helping healthcare organizations enhance their IT investments, and Think Research, a leading provider of clinical decision support tools, reached an agreement to bring together integration services from Iatric Systems and Think Research’s MedRec application.
Updox, the industry leader for care coordination and healthcare connectivity solutions, named Tim Chapman to the Updox Board of Directors. Tim joins current Updox Board members Mark Shary, partner, Tamarind Hill; Ryan Engle, principal, TT Capital Partners; Kevin Scalia, executive vice president, Netsmart Technologies; and Michael Morgan, chief executive officer, Updox
DrFirst, the market leader in e-prescribing and delivering intelligent medication management solutions that improve patient safety, today announced that attendees of the 2017 Annual Physician-Computer Connection Symposium can learn about real-world results of intelligent medication management at DrFirst's table. The 26th annual medical informatics event, hosted by the Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems (AMDIS), will take place on June 20-23, 2017, at the Ojai Valley Inn in Ojai, California.
Nucleus Medical Media, Inc. has partnered with GetWellNetwork to distribute its medical animations to hospitals and healthcare providers throughout the United States and the Middle East. GetWellNetwork will offer these educational videos through its Interactive Patient Care (IPC) platform, offered via tablet or patient room television.
Health Catalyst®, a leader in healthcare data analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, announced today that CEO Dan Burton has won a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award recognizing the Highest Rated CEOs for 2017 in the U.S. among companies with fewer than 1,000 employees
Innovaccer Inc., one of the leading Silicon Valley-based healthcare analytics companies, unveils a free tool, 'Healthcare Model Evaluator' to assist providers in quantifying the financial benefits, calculating their risk-bearing capabilities, and maximizing their outcomes under various value-based reimbursement models.
CoverMyMeds, a leader in electronic prior authorization (ePA) solutions, and Modernizing Medicine, the specialty-specific health IT leader, today announced an agreement to bring electronic prior authorization (ePA) functionality to the over 7,500 providers using EMA™, the award winning electronic health record (EHR) system in Modernizing Medicine’s suite of services.
The Healthcare Financial Management Association Annual National Institute (HFMA ANI 2017) starts Sunday, June 25 in Orlando. Given that it is the largest gathering of healthcare financial professionals in the U.S., it's a sure bet that one of the biggest topics of conversation throughout the event will be revenue loss—and how to stop it. With healthcare organizations of all sizes continually being squeezed on margins while also being asked to take on more risk, it has become more important than ever for providers to capture all the revenue that is due to them.
As hospital financial professionals converge at the upcoming HFMA-ANI conference, a solution to one of their most pressing needs will be on hand at the booth of Recondo Technology, the market leader in cloud-based single-platform revenue cycle management solutions. The company's robust financial clearance solutions, paired with a strategic new partnership, will help hospitals orchestrate patient payments across the enterprise while enabling more patients to better prepare for their financial responsibility for care.
Chief financial officers (CFOs) of hospitals and health systems today are struggling to navigate a perfect storm of financial challenges. Fewer patients are being hospitalized, which reduces fee-for-service revenue. More patients are defaulting on their bills thanks to the increased prevalence of high-deductible health plans. Meanwhile, government and commercial insurers keep launching new and confusing payment models, while the momentum behind full and partial capitation of reimbursement contracts is growing.
Updox, the industry leader for care coordination and healthcare connectivity solutions, was selected by eMDs, a leading provider of ambulatory electronic medical record (EMR), practice management (PM) software, revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions, and credentialing services, to integrate a single-source platform for provider-to-provider and provider-to-patient communications for eMDs’ Practice Partner, Solution Series, Plus, Lytec, and Medisoft EMR and Practice Management Systems to make their practices more efficient and their care and outcomes more effective.
Health Catalyst®, a leader in healthcare data analytics, decision support and outcomes improvement, announced today that Duncan Gallagher has accepted an appointment to the company's Board of Directors, and officially joined the Board of Directors on May 12.
DrFirst, the market leader in delivering intelligent medication management solutions that improve patient safety, and the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) have announced today a partnership to bring mobile e-prescribing to MSSNY members. DrFirst, the exclusive, recognized e-prescribing vendor for MSSNY, is offering a free one-year license for MSSNY members who sign up by July 31, 2017.
Medicomp Systems, a physician-driven provider of clinically contextual patient data solutions, announced today that the company has received Frost & Sullivan's 2017 Enabling Technology Leadership Award. Medicomp's Quippe was chosen because of its ability to optimize EHRs for physicians at the point of care. The solution mirrors the way physicians think and work to help them to make sense of all clinical data and enable quicker, more accurate clinical documentation.
Clinical Computer Systems, Inc. (CCSI), a leading provider of perinatal software, is pleased to announce the appointment of Cindy Bell as the new Vice President, Customer Services.
Top ranked MACRA and MIPS Technology vendor, SPH Analytics, announced today their approval by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) to report data on behalf of MIPS eligible clinicians, as well as their approval to move from conditional to final approval to administer the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) for Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) survey.
Bridget Duffy, MD, the first chief experience officer (CXO) in healthcare and the chief medical officer of Vocera Communications, Inc., will co-host a webinar on transformational experience leadership with Rick Evans, MA, SVP and CXO at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, on Tuesday, June 13, at 1 p.m. ET.
Streamlined patient-to-caregiver communications and enhanced workflow interoperability is now available through a new interface between the Rauland Responder® intelligent nurse communications solution and the Vocera Communications platform.