Navigation Links
DSS Research Announces Senior Health Risk Assessment (SrHRA)(TM)
Date:9/30/2009

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- DSS Research announces their Senior Health Risk Assessment (SrHRA). The tool combines solid science and proven tools into a single scoring system. It uses a variety of established measures regarding physical and mental health, preventive care and current health care usage, into an integrated survey tool. Using this tool, members are categorized from low to high risk on a number of dimensions including overall health, mental health, frailty, probability of hospital readmission and other general risks based on existing conditions and lifestyle.

The online reporting system provides a comprehensive set of reports that gives a complete picture of the overall health of members, results for individual members and the ability to search the member health risk database on a wide range of criteria. Results can be summarized for any subpopulation of interest, and individuals can be selected for intervention based on criteria established and entered into the reporting tool. Summary reports can be printed for case managers, and personalized reports can be mailed to individual members or given to their health care providers for patient follow-up.

DSS Research has been doing health risk assessments (HRAs) for more than 20 years.

"Addressing member health in a proactive manner is a win-win-win proposition that will result in a better quality of life for the member, lower cost for the plan, and lower utilization and costs for the health care system," says Roger Gates, president and CEO, DSS Research. "We are able to analyze HRA survey results in relation to claims and clinical data to identify those measures that are truly predictive of risk, and to develop meaningful norms for different population subgroups."

For more information on the Senior Health Risk Assessment and an online demonstration, contact Dave Nixon at 817-665-1845, dnixon@dssrese
'/>"/>

SOURCE DSS Research
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Clipa for a Cure: New Pink Instant Handbag Hanger Benefits Breast Cancer Research
2. Researchers develop an integrated treatment for veterans with chronic pain and posttraumatic stress
3. UT Houston, Jamaica researchers launch autism study
4. LSUHSC researcher identifies new target to prevent fatal flu lung complication
5. Paul Marks prize recognizes 3 young cancer researchers
6. Institute for Aging Research study links high-heels to heel and ankle pain
7. Van Andel Institute researchers find gene that could lead to new therapies for bone marrow disease
8. Mayo researchers find few side effects from radiation treatment given after prostate cancer surgery
9. U of T researchers create microchip that can detect type and severity of cancer
10. Researchers believe hormone therapy should not be stopped prior to mammograms
11. Ascension Health, HCA, North Shore-LIJ Health System, and Lightspeed Research -The Foresight Group announce the formation of The Healthcare Consortium
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2014)... 2014 Medex Analytic Services ... corporate headquarters in Coral Springs, Fla. due to their ... business development objectives for the 2014 year by distinguishing ... industry has requested a higher level of service and ... has delivered, and the industry has responded.” , The ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... By Kathleen Doheny ... -- The U.S. obesity epidemic is a driving force behind ... new study. Researchers looked at data from five national ... the increase in diabetes over time could be explained by ... in U.S. adults. The investigators found that the prevalence ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Melatonin supplements did not reduce ... a new study found. Many older hospital patients ... to disruption of their normal sleep-wake cycle. A lack ... contributes to delirium, but there has been little research ... This study included 378 patients, average age 84, who ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... and marijuana may lead to different types of harmful ... analyzed 2007 to 2011 data gathered from more than ... used alcohol or marijuana at least once. The ... unsafe driving, damage to relationships with friends and romantic ... of alcohol, especially among females. On the ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... LEBANON, NH Doctors trained in locations with less ... better at making clinical decisions that spare patients unnecessary ... in JAMA Internal Medicine . , "Growing concern ... spurred interest in assessing physicians, ability to avoid the ... of the VA Outcomes Group and The Dartmouth Institute ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Medex Analytic Services Announces New Location for Corporate Headquarters 2Health News:Obesity Fueling Rise in Diabetes Rates, Study Finds 2Health News:Obesity Fueling Rise in Diabetes Rates, Study Finds 3Health News:Booze, Pot Bad for Teens in Different Ways, Study Suggests 2Health News:Residency training predicts physicians' ability to practice conservatively 2
... Network,a national organization formed to halt the US ... holding a press conference in Wichita, Kansas,outside the ... for an,emergency order to protect Kansas patients from ... http://doctordeluca.com/Library/WOD/WPS16-Schneider/PrnVsKansas-Complet ,e.zip, Siobhan Reynolds, President ...
... A study from the Jichi Medical University in ... endoscope provided images that clearly identified depressed-type early gastric ... The study appears in the February issue of Gastrointestinal ... Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. , Gastric cancer is ...
... Opportunity with Kentucky-based PrimaryPlus Marks First FQHC Sale, ... Technologies,Inc., a leading provider of integrated electronic health ... that it,has completed a strategic sale in the ... PrimaryPlus of Lewis County, Ky., comes,on the heels ...
... Baltimore ... market, OWINGS ... that Medifast Franchise Systems has sold its,first franchise of Medifast Weight Control ... Centers in the Greater,Baltimore Metropolitan Area., The entire build-out process will ...
... Previous work from this group of scientists, led by ... from flu infection left mice unusually vulnerable to infection ... receptors on immune cells in the lung. These signals ... the lung that help destroy the bugs. But in ...
... made from metals and organic compounds is changing the face ... after its discovery, with applications already in safe storage of ... is aiming to capitalise on core strengths in the field ... skills required within a coherent research network, following a major ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pain Relief Network Sues to Halt Government Actions Taken Against Kansas Patients 2Health News:Optimal band imaging with endoscopy facilitates the diagnosis of depressed-type early gastric cancer 2Health News:Optimal band imaging with endoscopy facilitates the diagnosis of depressed-type early gastric cancer 3Health News:Greenway Medical Technologies Broadens Sales Efforts With Entrance Into Federally Qualified Health Center Marketplace 2Health News:Greenway Medical Technologies Broadens Sales Efforts With Entrance Into Federally Qualified Health Center Marketplace 3Health News:Medifast Franchise Systems Sells First Territory in Baltimore 2Health News:Medifast Franchise Systems Sells First Territory in Baltimore 3Health News:Novel organic metal hybrids that will revolutionize materials science and chemical engineering 2
(Date:9/2/2014)... 2, 2014 Reportbuyer.com has added a ... and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices ... OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study are ... devices used for diagnostic purposes, present global market ... possible market segments as well as forecast market ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... , Sept. 2, 2014 Reportbuyer.com has ... Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices ... SURGERY Bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery ... variety of processes that deal with the surgical ... or less/noninvasive (endoluminal) and performed in both open ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... NORTHBROOK, Ill. , Sept. 2, 2014 Astellas ... president of intellectual property (IP) in the Americas. Kellerman ... vice president & general counsel at Astellas. In his ... attorneys to partner with the business and manage the ... colleagues. "I am very pleased to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 2Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 3Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 4Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 5Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 6Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 7Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 8Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 9Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 10Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 11Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 12Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 13Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 14Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 15Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 16Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 17Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 18Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 19Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 20Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 21Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 22Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 23Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 24Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular Imaging Devices 25Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 2Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 3Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 4Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 5Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 6Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 7Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 8Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 9Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 10Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 11Bariatric Surgery: Global Markets for Services and Devices 12
... Sept. 2 NewCardio (OTC Bulletin Board: NWCI ... Renz, Jr., NewCardio,s President and CEO, purchased 128,000 shares during ... weeks following the Company,s filing of its SEC Form 10-Q ... 2010. "As discussed on our August 12, ...
... SKILLMAN, N.J., Sept. 2 ConvaTec, a world-leading developer ... hospital care, announced today the introduction of a new, ... with Strengthening Fibers, now available in the U.S. and ... highly exuding chronic and acute wounds. The new dressing, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:NewCardio CEO Increases Equity Position 2NewCardio CEO Increases Equity Position 3NewCardio CEO Increases Equity Position 4ConvaTec Expands AQUACEL® Dressing Product Line With Introduction of New Ribbon Dressing 2ConvaTec Expands AQUACEL® Dressing Product Line With Introduction of New Ribbon Dressing 3ConvaTec Expands AQUACEL® Dressing Product Line With Introduction of New Ribbon Dressing 4
... site introduces the DiamondTome™ Skin Resurfacing ... unique DiamondTome™ Wands, an evolution in ... to smoother, more youthful skin. , ... the benefits of DiamondTome's™ innovative approach ...
... is a state-of-the-art hair reduction and ... specially designed for use within a ... features and economy in a single ... treatment of unwanted hair, photo rejuvenation ...
... Start or expand your aesthetic practice ... SR, the cost-effective system that's gentle, powerful ... seeking the exciting benefits of IPL Skin ... system promises to be an indispensable tool ...
Standard Lipo-tubing...
Medicine Products: