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The Cure For America’s Healthcare Crisis Is Found In The Power Of Alignment

In Artificial Intelligence, Care Coordination, Care Management, Data Science, Health Care Events, Healthcare, HEDIS & Quality Management, Provider Alignment, Quality, Risk Adjustment by Matt D'Ambrosia

America’s healthcare system is in crisis.  The problem is complex. While they are all intertwined, the egocentric behavior of payers, providers, employers, and governmental branches weighs down an already bloated system.  Each stakeholder seeks to achieve specific goals in the zero-sum pursuit of individual returns. This egocentricity continues to drive costs up at an unsustainable rate. Case and point, over …

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Vital Data Technology’s Affinitē™ Quality™ Solution Achieves Full HEDIS® Certification for 2019 Season

In Artificial Intelligence, HEDIS & Quality Management by Marketing

Newport Beach, California – Vital Data Technology, LLC (https://vitaldatatech.com/), the health care information technology innovator, today announced Affinitē™ Quality™ has been awarded full Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) Certified MeasuresSM status by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). This certification validates that measures have passed the testing required to support the 2019 HEDIS reporting season. This is …

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What To Do When NCQA Requires HEDIS® Measure Recertification

In HEDIS & Quality Management, News by Zola Trascher

For health plan executives, Medical Directors, quality managers and clinical leaders of health plans, achieving high Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) scores from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), is critical to plan performance and improving member outcomes.  Vital Data Technology’s Affinitē Quality Cloud-based module is built on the Affinitē platform’s advanced analytics and…

Vital Data Technology Achieves HEDIS® Certification for 5th Consecutive Year

In HEDIS & Quality Management, News by Marketing

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vital Data Technology, LLC (www.VitalDataTech.com) is among the few early achievers to obtain full certification for all 2018 HEDIS® measures by NCQA (The National Committee for Quality Assurance). The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is a tool used by more than 90 percent of America’s health plans to measure performance on important dimensions of care and service. HEDIS consists of 81 measures plus certification of “systematic sampling” (4 of the 81 measures) across 6 domains (Effectiveness of Care, Access/Availability of Care, Experience of Care, Utilization and Risk Adjusted Utilization, Health Plan Descriptive Information, and Measures Collected Using Electronic Clinical Data Systems). HEDIS makes…

Driscoll Health Plan Improves HEDIS® Measure Scores with Vital Data Technology Affinitē Quality Predictive Platform

In HEDIS & Quality Management, News by Marketing

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Driscoll Health Plan achieves HEDIS improvement of 3-9% by using Vital Data Technology’s Affinitē platfom’s Affinitē Quality module. Vital Data Technology’s HEDIS, predictive analytics and provider engagement capabilities combined with Driscoll’s financial incentive program for providers has been proven to be an innovative and impactful approach to streamline care gap communication and improve HEDIS scores. The study …