Category: Healthcare Analytics

Data Quality in an Abundance of Electronic Health Information for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)

The quality of data is foundational for creating data-driven health care systems, so what is the current landscape for assessing and maximizing the quality of electronic health data for measuring performance? While electronic data poses a great opportunity – an emphasis should be placed on the quality and completeness of that data to use for…
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The Evolution of HIEs and Health Plans: Benefits of Providing Both NCQA eCQM Certification and Measure Certification℠ for HEDIS®

The unique data stores and industry positioning, coupled with advanced analytics, is evolving HIEs to be a valuable health data source for payers. In today’s dynamic health care industry—one that’s hyper-focused on the transition to paying for performance—payers must be fluent in quality measurement and comfortable moving between data sources. Reducing burden while upholding quality…
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Why you should use a comprehensive platform to meet CMS’ new electronic notifications requirement

Although the usage of electronic health technology is high, the practice of using that information to empower patients, lower costs and deliver high-quality care remains to be fully realized. In deliberate step, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) implements seven new directives to move our industry forward – including a new requirement for…
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KPI Ninja receives NCQA Measure Certification℠ for HEDIS® Health Plan 2020, Another Step in Becoming the Most Comprehensive Population Health Analytics Company

March 30, 2020 Lincoln, NE – KPI Ninja Inc., a leading healthcare technology company known for its comprehensive population health analytics, announced today that it has received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Measure Certification℠ for HEDIS® Health Plan 2020. This recognition demonstrates that their software offers the functionality to enable health plans to meet…
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Health Information Exchanges are the Key to Unlocking COVID-19 Prevention Efforts

Health care organizations across the nation are scrambling to address the coronavirus outbreak. What is desperately needed is real-time clinical information from the region to understand the risk, prevalence and characteristics of COVID-19 cases. With the rapidly evolving pandemic situation and the declaration of a National Emergency, Health Information Exchanges (HIE) are the key to…
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