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VirtualHealth Closes New Funding

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, December 05, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, today announced the closing of a $7 million round of financing led by Edison Partners. This investment follows the company’s series A round in May 2016, also led by Edison. VirtualHealth has not disclosed the terms of the investment, but confirmed a substantial increase to the company’s Series A valuation. The funding provides strategic capital to fuel the company’s rapid growth and catalyze its business and technology development.

Voices in Healthcare Finance: Episode 20 (ft. Dr. Brian Levy)

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, December 04, 2017.

Brian Levy, MD, vice president of global clinical operations and product management for Wolters Kluwer Health, discusses reference data and the challenges healthcare systems face in handling them. Bill Cleverley, chairman and founder of Cleverley & Associates, provides insight into hospital payment trends. David Gillan, senior vice president of member business ventures for Vizient and Bob Roberts, CFO for Baptist Health, talk about the value of aggregation groups.

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LogicStream Health Webinar Explores Clinical Process Improvement

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.

LogicStream Health announced today that registration is now open for its upcoming webinar, "Clinical Process Improvement - Better Process, Better Quality, Better Results," focusing on implementation of impactful clinical process improvement to enhance care and reduce costs. LogicStream Health Chief Medical Officer Brita Hansen, M.D., will host the 60-minute presentation and Q&A session, which takes place at 11:30 a.m. CST Wednesday, November 29.

Wolters Kluwer and Health Data Management Examine Strategies for Optimizing Use of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, November 16, 2017.

Wolters Kluwer Health announced today its Chief Technology Officer, Jean-Claude Saghbini, will join industry experts in an examination of emerging artificial intelligence (AI) offerings, helping healthcare executives best assess, acquire and apply cutting-edge solutions as part of their health IT strategies. Hosted by Health Data Management and sponsored by Wolters Kluwer, “Cutting-edge AI – should you take a chance?” is designed for those with an interest in understanding how to apply AI in healthcare.

LogicStream Health Moves Into New Office to Support Continued Rapid Growth

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.

LogicStream Health, Inc. announced today that in the wake of its rapid and consistent growth, the company has relocated to a larger office in downtown Minneapolis. Since 2015, LogicStream has doubled the size of its full-time clinical and technology staff positions to support the nearly 200 hospitals and 2,500 clinics that have implemented the LogicStream Platform to better control clinical processes and improve care delivery. The new office location, 110 North 5th Street, Suite 650, will allow the company to continue adding staff to support its expanding client base.

Heritage Biologics Selects VUCA Health to Provide On-Demand, Prescription-Specific and Educational Videos to Customers

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.

VUCA Health announced today that Heritage Biologics, a provider of preeminent value-based specialty pharmacy and high performance nursing services, will implement VUCA's educational and informational video library to enhance patient education and family engagement. In doing so, customers using Heritage Biologics' Pharmacy Patient Experience program (RXPX) will have access to a user-friendly platform containing on-demand, prescription-specific videos during in-home visits and through their individual patient portals.

VirtualHealth Names Jamie Hall as Chief Revenue Officer

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, announced today it has appointed Jamie Hall as its new Chief Revenue Officer. Hall will spearhead all growth-related activities for the company, including sales, marketing, and channel development.

Healthcare’s Quality Quest: Getting Closer, But Still Haven’t Arrived

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, November 07, 2017.

Healthcare’s quality movement has come a long way since the Institute of Medicine released its ground-breaking report, To Err is Human: Building a Safer Health System, which launched the industry into a period of soul searching. That’s what happens when a professional community recognizes the catastrophic impact of its own errors—in this case, a massive toll on human life.

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Leveraging E-Learning for Med Students’ Mental Health

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, November 02, 2017.

In medical school, the only currency of value is The Grade—something money cannot buy. Students pay their tuition and dive straight into the deep end of a curriculum that, right or wrong, is judged almost entirely on test performance. They strive to achieve the highest grade necessary to earn a ticket to the best residency. Students cram as much as they can to prepare for the exam, then forget the information as soon as the test is over. It becomes an endless cycle that generates huge levels of stress and anxiety and leaves students struggling to succeed—and hoping others fail to make up for their own poor performance.

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Baton Rouge General Adds POC Advisor from Wolters Kluwer to Reduce Sepsis

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, November 02, 2017.

Wolters Kluwer Health today announced that Baton Rouge General will deploy POC Advisor™, leveraging its clinical surveillance and analytics to reduce sepsis mortality and morbidity rates. The clinical intelligence platform will be a central component of the “Most Wired” hospital’s overall clinical and technology strategy.

VirtualHealth Ranked Among "Top 50 Disruptive Health IT Companies" By Black Book Market Research

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, October 26, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, announced today its ranking by Black Book Market Research as one of the Top 50 Disruptive Health IT Companies (Healthcare IT News).

VirtualHealth Expert to Speak About Caring for Socially Vulnerable Populations at Texas Association of Health Plans (TAHP) Conference

Posted in Press Releases on Sunday, October 15, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, announced today that its Executive Vice President of Client Services, Sheela Ramamurthy, will participate in a panel discussion, "Caring for Socially Vulnerable Populations: Emerging Trends and Practices in Effective Management," as part of the TAHP Managed Care Conference and Trade Show. On October 25 from 10-10:50 a.m., Ramamurthy will discuss the role of social determinants in caring for at-risk patient populations and the value of innovative models and solutions addressing their unique social and medical needs.

VirtualHealth Partners with Wellth to Drive Patient Adherence to Medications and Care Plans

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, announced today its partnership with Wellth, a digital health company offering incentive-based behavioral change programs, to improve patient adherence to medications and care plans. The collaboration strengthens both organizations' missions to provide impactful solutions that help payers and providers succeed with value-based care by improving clinical outcomes and reducing costs associated with managing chronic conditions.

Realizing the Value of Unstructured Data: Five Ways to Leverage NLP to Boost Outcomes and the Bottom Line

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, August 24, 2017.

There is a lot of industry discussion underway about the promise of natural language processing (NLP). Increasingly recognized as a powerful tool for unlocking vital clinical data, NLP turns unstructured documentation into shareable data that can be analyzed and acted upon.

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VirtualHealth CEO Adam Sabloff Joins Expert Panel at Connected Health Summit

Posted in Press Releases on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, announced today that its CEO, Adam Sabloff, will share his expertise on the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) and home health technology as part of a panel at the Parks Associates' Connected Health Summit. The panel will focus on the need for innovative technologies to gather insight into the health-related experiences occurring in the home to better provide critical interventions that deliver impactful care and outcomes.