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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.

Industry Diabetes Information Falls Short of Impact

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, August 18, 2017.

Diabetes is a massive epidemic afflicting both providers and patients as they grapple to effectively manage the disease. The industry at large recognizes this reality, yet the data needed to drive innovations in care remain too high level to yield the desired population health outcomes.

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University of Virginia Medical Center Implements Clinical Process Measurement Solutions from LogicStream Health

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, August 18, 2017.

LogicStream Health, Inc. announced today that University of Virginia Medical Center (UVA) will implement its Clinical Process Measurement solutions for delivering better processes and better outcomes. Understanding the impacts of clinical processes on outcomes is a key initiative for UVA in 2017 and beyond.

UnityPoint Health® Achieves Early Success with LogicStream Health Clinical Process Improvement Solutions

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, August 18, 2017.

LogicStream Health announced today that UnityPoint Health® is already realizing the impact of its Clinical Process Improvement solutions on core initiatives, less than three months after implementation. The West Des Moines, Iowa-based health system is leveraging LogicStream to optimize its electronic health record (EHR) and understand its current EHR build.

Balls Food Stores Leverage FDS Inc.’s eNGAGE and MyDataMart to Deliver High-Value Clinical Services, Maximize Pharmacy Operations

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, August 18, 2017.

From medication synchronization and medication therapy management (MTM) to a robust immunization program that includes yellow fever vaccinations, Balls Food Stores (BFS) has maximized clinical services and outcomes with the help of eNGAGE from FDS, Inc. (NACDS TSE Booth #2912) On the operations side, FDS’s myDataMart enables BFS to monitor and measure pharmacy performance to ensure each of its 21 locations is operating at peak efficiency for maximum profitability.

Increased Revenues, Refill Gains Identified by American Pharmacies as Top Benefits of RxCOMPASS, Powered by FDS Inc.’s myDataMart

Posted in Press Releases on Friday, August 18, 2017.

RxCOMPASS reports generated gains of more than 1,800 prescription refills and net revenues of $171,000 at six American Pharmacies (APRx) member pharmacies over a 33-week period, while five other APRx pharmacies realized significant gains in refills and increased revenues by $108,000 in just 16 weeks. Those were the findings of two studies on the efficacy of the business intelligence reporting tool powered by myDataMart from FDS, Inc. that were released by the member-owned buying cooperative at its annual shareholder meeting, which took place in June in San Antonio, Texas.

Wolters Kluwer Integrates ProVation Order Sets with Epic EHR

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, August 18, 2017.

Wolters Kluwer announced ProVation Order Sets integration with Epic EHR to support the importing and exporting of information to streamline and optimize order set management. This integration enables healthcare providers to streamline labor-intensive governance processes, optimize order set management and support existing order sets with evidence-based clinical content.

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