SPH Analytics (SPH), a leader in healthcare analytics and population health management, announced that its Nexus Platform ™ and Population Care ™ | Patient Registry solution (formerly MDinsight) have achieved National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Prevalidation for Population Health Management (PHM) for 2019 standards.
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As the healthcare industry continues to be targeted by cyber attacks, Clearwater has released new, breakthrough technology that provides hospitals and health systems with a more intelligent view into all of the processes, people, locations, technology and components that can pose a data security risk to an information system. Clearwater’s new Component Expert System (CES), embedded in its IRM|Analysis™ software, enables hospitals and health systems to complete the security risk analysis (SRA) process more efficiently across the enterprise by logically grouping similar information system components based on their properties and associated controls. The patent-pending technology automatically identifies relevant cyber and information risk scenarios, thereby facilitating a more effective risk assessment process.
Impact Advisors, a leading provider of clinical, revenue cycle and information technology services to the healthcare industry, has been named one of Modern Healthcare’s Largest IT Consulting Firms for 2019. The list is included in Modern Healthcare‘s inaugural Healthcare IT Consulting Firms Survey, published April 1.
OptimizeRx Corp., a leading digital health messaging platform for the pharmaceutical industry, announced its latest platform integration with the health care industry’s leading acute electronic health record (EHR) systems, including Epic and Cerner. This latest announcement is a reflection of the company’s continued investment in hospitals and health systems, also emphasized in the latest company hiring of Denys Ashby as vice president of Hospitals & Health Systems.
HL7 and IHE’s standards are core components of Audacious Inquiry’s cloud-based interoperability platform. Increased involvement with each organization demonstrates the company’s commitment to better healthcare outcomes by way of standards adherence and development.
Carestream Health earned the top rating in MD Buyline’s User Satisfaction Ratings for its portable and room-based digital radiography (DR) systems as well as its family of detectors in the first quarter of 2019. Carestream’s DRX-Revolution Mobile X-ray System and its DRX-Evolution Plus and DRX-Ascend systems scored high marks from healthcare providers for performance, reliability, installation and service.
Impact Advisors, a leading provider of clinical, revenue cycle and information technology services to the healthcare industry, announced today that Forbes has named the firm to its list of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms for 2019. This list is Forbes’ annual ranking of the highest-rated consultancies across all sectors, including IT and healthcare, in North America.
Nordic is proud to announce that Jim Costanzo will join Nordic as chief executive officer starting July 1. He will succeed current CEO Bruce Cerullo, who, this past fall, announced his plan to shift roles to active chairman of the board. Costanzo comes to Nordic from Ernst & Young, where he served as both global health leader and Americas health advisory leader.
Two leading providers of advance care planning are partnering for National Healthcare Decisions Day 2019 (NHDD) to help people take control of their healthcare decisions. For years, MyDirectives® and Five Wishes® have been leaders in empowering people to have a voice in their care. Now, anyone with a Five Wishes advance directive can store it on the MyDirectives platform – at no cost – so that it is accessible anytime or anywhere. Just visit https://mydirectives.com/fivewishesNHDD.
SPH Analytics, a leader in healthcare analytics and population health management, and Medecision, a leader in integrated health platform solutions, announced today a strategic partnership to help health plans improve the quality of care their members receive and lower related costs. This partnership adds SPH Analytics’ award-winning Quality Measures™ solution to Medecision’s Aerial™ platform, so care managers can quickly and easily identify, monitor, and close care gaps, improving quality measures prior to regulatory submission.
FormFast, the leading eSignature vendor for the healthcare industry, is pleased to announce the addition of Hospital de la Concepcion in San German, Puerto Rico to their growing customer base.
Underscoring its continued regional growth and strengthening support for its key verticals, Logicalis, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, today announced three executive promotions. The company named Mike Riley to Vice President, U.S. Healthcare; Adam Petrovsky to Vice President, U.S. Government and Education (GovEd); and Michelle Andreas to Vice President, Marketing.
For the past seven years, Rock Health has gathered digital health CEOs, from seed stage to round E (E!?), to hear how their colleagues address the challenges that, for the most part, everyone in the room has faced – or will soon. It was held at Wharton, San Francisco, which was one of the partners supporting the event (the other was a health care M&A advisory firm, The Braff Group, which seems vaguely familiar).
Health Catalyst, Inc. a leader in next-generation data, analytics, and decision support, leads the healthcare analytics market in product capabilities and market execution, according to the Chilmark 2019 Healthcare Provider Analytics Market Trends Report, released this month.
GlobalMed, an international provider of virtual care solutions, today announced that it has hired Scott Sullivan as Chief Revenue Officer and SVP of Worldwide Sales.
The hiring comes as the company implements a plan of strategic growth in innovation, development and implementation—building on its latest successes including deployment of its enterprise imaging system, Ncompass, at Cleveland Clinic’s Union Hospital, and its groundbreaking innovation in both augmented reality and pre-surgical planning, the OpenSight Augmented Reality System. OpenSight utilizes the Microsoft HoloLens and is the first solution of its kind to receive FDA clearance for pre-operative use.
OptimizeRx Corp., a leading digital health messaging platform for the pharmaceutical industry , released its full results and findings from its Drug Cost Survey. The survey focused on prescription drug costs, yielding insights into physician perspectives on the affordability of prescription drugs and patient adherence to prescription regimens.
Since 2001 the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), along with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), have assessed the quality of healthcare available to the American population. MEDHOST, Inc., a market-leading electronic health record (EHR) provider, is pleased to announce that in this most recent report, 19 of its hospital customers were recognized with the highest 5-star quality ratings.
On Diabetes Alert Day, PatientPoint® and the American Medical Association (AMA)announced a new collaboration aimed at reaching and activating patients at the point of care to help prevent type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease—two of the nation’s most common chronic diseases. Using PatientPoint technology offered in nearly 6,500 physician practices across the country, PatientPoint will provide patients and their physicians with AMA-developed education to help identify the risks for type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease and take action to prevent the onset of both diseases.