Navigation Links
CareAnalyzer From DST Health Solutions Helps Health Plans Improve Care Management and Quality for Members
Date:10/29/2008

Solution Analyzes Patient Risk, Care Opportunities and Provider Performance

to Increase Effectiveness of Member Care Management Programs

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- DST Health Solutions today announced the launch of CareAnalyzer(TM), an analytic solution that combines elements of patient risk (The Johns Hopkins University ACG(R) Predictive Models), care opportunities (HEDIS(R)) and provider performance (NCQA's pay for performance program). CareAnalyzer helps health plans meet reporting requirements for the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) and effectively identify high-risk members for care management.

CareAnalyzer has been selected by a number of health plans, including CareOregon and FirstCarolinaCare Insurance Company.

"CareAnalyzer combines a variety of data sources to produce actionable information health plans can use to improve the health of their members," said Steve Sabino, president of DST Health Solutions.

By analyzing patient risk data, predictive modeling and HEDIS requirements, CareAnalyzer helps health plans identify high-risk members with chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma or lower back pain. High-risk members then may be enrolled in care management programs that include preventive health screenings and treatment plans tailored to their condition.

"CareAnalyzer helps us identify members who need care management and intervention, which improves health outcomes and will ultimately save employers premium dollars down the road," said Craig Humphrey, chief operating officer of FirstCarolinaCare. "This tool also allowed us to automate HEDIS reporting, and reduce the staff time needed for this function."

CareAnalyzer incorporates the ACG System, a scientifically proven software tool for provider profiling, predictive modeling, resource management, and reimbursement rate adjustment. The ACG System was developed by The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and is distributed exclusively by DST Health Solutions.

About DST Health Solutions

DST Health Solutions delivers solutions and business process outsourcing services that improve efficiency, reduce operational costs, increase speed to market and improve customer service for health plans, consumer-directed plans, government plans (Medicare Advantage/Part D and Medicaid) and physician practices. DST Health Solutions' enterprise applications, and ASP and BPO services support 390 healthcare clients, representing more than 38 million covered lives, 360 million health plan claims, 35 million physician business transactions and 700,000 consumer-directed members annually. For more information about DST Health Solutions, contact 800.272.4799 or inforequests@dsthealthsolutions.com or visit http://www.dsthealthsolutions.com.

The information and comments above may include forward-looking statements respecting DST and its businesses. Such information and comments are based on DST's views as of today, and actual actions or results could differ. There could be a number of factors affecting future actions or results, including those set forth in DST's latest periodic financial report (Form 10-K or 10-Q) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All such factors should be considered in evaluating any forward-looking comment. The Company will not update any forward-looking statements in this press release to reflect future events.


'/>"/>
SOURCE DST Health Solutions
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. CVS Caremark Partners with Google Health to Provide Consumers with Online Access to their Prescription History through Caremark.com
2. Abbott to Present at 17th Annual Credit Suisse Health Care Conference
3. Derma Sciences to Present at The Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference
4. New Program Internationalizes Health and Fitness Research
5. Phyhealth Completes $250,000 Funding
6. Cantel Medical Corp. to Present at the Oppenheimer & Co. 19th Annual Healthcare Conference
7. Give the Gift of Good Health This Holiday Season - Remind Friends and Family to Get a Flu Shot
8. California Insurers are Behind the Curve with Consumer-Driven Health Plans
9. Rigel to Present at the Oppenheimer 19th Annual Healthcare Conference
10. China Medical Technologies to Attend Credit Suisse Asian Healthcare Conference
11. Cardinal Health Reports First Quarter Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/27/2017)... ... ... not your typical author. She went from working as a movie extra on Bill Murray’s ... she isn’t swimming as a performing mermaid. , Her book isn’t typical either. In Carothers’ ... comedic look at the dysfunctions of God’s family, before Lucifer was sent to hell. ...
(Date:2/27/2017)... ... February 27, 2017 , ... POUGHKEEPSIE, N. Y. – Peer-reviewed ... that despite scientific studies, the Center for Disease Control ( CDC ) and Infectious ... Kenneth B. Liegner, M.D. has compiled into a single volume a compelling argument ...
(Date:2/27/2017)... Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 27, 2017 ... ... clinic serving San Francisco and environs, is proud to announce an upgrade to ... information on the upgraded Yelp page on topics as diverse as Platelet Rich ...
(Date:2/26/2017)... ... February 26, 2017 , ... This is an ... world’s first to be ISO/IEC 17025:2005 INAB accredited for Der p 1 (house ... is the globally recognised standard that sets out requirements for the technical competence ...
(Date:2/26/2017)... ... February 26, 2017 , ... ... and reporting for healthcare organizations. This comprehensive and customizable solution empowers StaffBridge ... StaffBridge technology improves staffing efficiency, maximizes resource allocation, collects critical reporting data, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/27/2017)... 2017 A recent research report published by ... alone is expected to reach a value of $55.8 billion by ... with 28 states have legalized marijuana for medical uses. In 2016, ... , North Dakota , Ohio ... use the drug in medical applications such as chemotherapies and pain ...
(Date:2/27/2017)... , Feb 27, 2017 Period October – December 2016 ... Operating result amounted to SEK -16.4 (-6.4) million Result ... share (-0.22) before and after dilution Cash flow from operating ... ... SEK 0.4 (0.4) million Operating result amounted to SEK -39.5 ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition ... Industry Forecast to 2025" report to their offering. ... The Global Wireless Health ... over the next decade to reach approximately $330.5 billion by 2025. ... for all the given segments on global as well as regional ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: