Navigation Links
Leading Health Plan Utilizes MEDai Solution to Reduce Hospital Admissions and Target Interventions
Date:6/25/2009

ORLANDO, Fla., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDai, Inc., a leading provider of predictive analytic solutions headquartered in Orlando, FL, announced today that Geisinger Health Plan, one of its premier clients, has significantly reduced hospital admissions and found savings opportunities through its Medical Home initiative which leverages MEDai's Risk Navigator Clinical(R) predictive modeling solution. Geisinger dropped hospital admissions by approximately 15%, positively influencing medical expense for Medicare populations.

Utilizing MEDai's award-winning predictive analytics, the health plan is able to arm nurse case managers with patient risk panels that clearly identify those patients upon whom interventions would have the greatest impact. "With risk scores, we identify patients by site, practice and provider, and our nurses can then see them in person and by telephone, and get them into a more regular routine of care," said Janet Tomcavage, RN, MSN, Vice President of Health Services at Geisinger. "Risk Navigator Clinical drives cooperation between plan, provider and case manager," she added.

With Risk Navigator Clinical, MEDai is achieving its goal of helping insurers and healthcare managers to improve clinical outcomes, operational results and financial returns through advanced knowledge. The system bridges the gap between the random and highly individualized nature of member populations and the insight needed for better efficiency, favorable revenues and improved health protection. The solution identifies characteristics and patterns in groups, drilling down to individuals. Geisinger's experience has been captured in a case study currently available through MEDai's website (www.medai.com). The study takes an in-depth look at how this leading health plan established its Medical Home program and leveraged MEDai's technology and business intelligen
'/>"/>

SOURCE MEDai, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. The ScottCare Corporation Completes Acquisition of Rozinn Electronics, a Leading Manufacturer of Cardiac Diagnostic Products
2. Omnicom Acquires Leading Healthcare Marketing Communications Firm in China
3. Leading Child Abuse Center Releases Back to School Tips to Protect Children From Internet Predators
4. Leading-edge body sensor could help produce sporting champions
5. Hospital Quality Info on Web Can Be Misleading
6. AT&T Establishes New Network Services for Leading Medical Liability Insurer
7. Video and Photo: Leading CEOs Launch Alliance With American Red Cross to Strengthen Nations Preparedness for Disasters
8. FDA Approves Expanded Labeling for Campath(R) to Include First-line Treatment for Leading Form of Adult Leukemia
9. Sentillion Positioned in Visionaries Quadrant in Leading Industry Analyst Firms User Provisioning Magic Quadrant
10. Leading Asthma and Allergy Author and Counselor Joins The HealthCentral Network As Expert
11. Long Term Care Insurance Gains Momentum Thanks to State Promotions, a Leading Brokerage Reports
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/14/2014)... John DeLuca, PhD, and Yael Goverover, PhD, OT, have ... persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) perform everyday life tasks. ... Measure Everyday Life Functional Activity in Multiple Sclerosis" provides ... senior VP of Research & Training at Kessler Foundation. ... is a visiting scientist at Kessler Foundation. She was ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... the answer to one open-ended question predicted the teenagers, offending ... think you,ll live?", According to the study, having little hope ... Piquero said the study found those who don,t view a ... rates and commit more serious offenses, while those who believe ... less., "In a lot of distressed communities and for a ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... A new study identifies a molecule that is ... that the molecule could be an important target for ... progression. , The study of microRNA-135b (miR-135b) in two ... journal Cancer Cell and was led by ... Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... CHICAGO --- Depression can hit young fathers hard -- with ... of their children,s lives, a new Northwestern Medicine study has ... over the first five years of fatherhood for these young ... fathers and whom lived in the same home as their ... in the journal Pediatrics . , This study is ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... around the world, many people live and work in ... block sunlight. And as the global population continues to ... will only spread. , To alleviate the problem, ... redirects sunlight onto narrow streets and alleyways. The panel ... at an angle, where it spreads sunlight onto the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:UT Dallas study: Youth who fail to envision future commit more crimes 2Health News:Study identifies a likely key driver of colorectal cancer development and progression 2Health News:Young dads at high risk of depression, too 2Health News:Let the sun shine in: Redirecting sunlight to urban alleyways 2
... Inc. and Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) today announced ... new indication for REMICADE(R) (infliximab) allowing for the ... pediatric patients aged 6 to 17 years, who ... corticosteroid, an immunomodulator and primary nutrition therapy, or ...
... known as marijuana or ganja, can help in the ... when body tissues are attacked by its own immune ... the University of Bonn, used tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the active ... found that it reduced skin allergies. ,However, ...
... been eradicated in Europe but new infections and drug resistant ... Thursday in Stockholm showed . "The public health systems in ... well protected but there is no room for complacency," Zsuzsanna ... Control (ECDC), said at a press conference. ,According ...
... among asylum seekers in Denmark has proportionally tripled since 2001 ... a study published Thursday . ,Sixty-seven asylum seekers ... percent of the total -- tried to end their lives ... to Help Refugees said. ,That contrasted with the ...
... found that that umbilical cord blood transplants may provide ... patients . ,The study was conducted by a ... the University of Minnesota. ,As part of ... patients who received unrelated bone marrow transplants with the ...
... Brazil, China, South Africa and Mexico-- which form 42 ... united front on the issue of climate change ... leaders. ,In a joint statement released after ... Silva of Brazil, Chinese President Hu Jintao, Indian Prime ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Remicade(R) Get Approval for First and Only Biologic Treatment for Pediatric Crohn's Disease 2Health News:Cord Blood Yields Better Results Than Bone Marrow Transplant for Cancer Patients 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... Jan. 15, 2014  Novation, the leading health ... awarded several new IT value-added reseller (VAR) national ... organizations with IT goods and services at lower ... as well as value-added services such as initiative ... New Novation agreements were awarded to CDW ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... -- BreedIT Corp (OTC: BRDT), through its ... highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions for plant breeders and researchers, ... board of directors appointed chemistry and pharmaceutical industry expert ... of the board. From 1975 to 2012, ... Ltd (NYSE: TEVA ) and its subsidiaries ...
(Date:1/15/2014)...  Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE ... Symphony® CGM System as a non-invasive, wireless continuous ... F. Doman , Executive Chairman and Interim CEO ... Financial Capital Markets, Tenth Annual Equity Conference. ... presentation to prospective corporate partners and investors at ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:New Novation Information Technology VAR Contracts Offer Significant Savings to Hospitals 2BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 2BreedIT (OTC: BRDT) Appoints Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Industry Expert Dr. Ben-Zion Weiner to Its Board of Directors 3Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 2Echo Therapeutics to Present at the Noble Financial Capital Markets' Tenth Annual Equity Conference 3
... ... a new market research report is available in its ... A Worldwide Market Review , http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164338/Respiratory-Care-Equipment--Supplies---A-Worldwide-Market-Review.html ... driving the respiratory care equipment & supplies market. Novel ...
... , NEW YORK, Dec. 8 ... is available in its catalogue: , Training Manikins ... Training manikins, capable of replicating real-life trauma conditions, are ... are in use across various institutions including hospitals, military, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 2Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 3Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 4Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 5Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 6Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 7Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 8Reportlinker Adds Respiratory Care Equipment & Supplies - A Worldwide Market Review 9Reportlinker Adds Training Manikins - Global Trends 2Reportlinker Adds Training Manikins - Global Trends 3Reportlinker Adds Training Manikins - Global Trends 4Reportlinker Adds Training Manikins - Global Trends 5
Universal Hub with Varying Blade Edge Diameters For Mounting the Blade to the Handle; Stainless Steel....
2 Sided Pivoted Closed Ring Design,Pointed And Smooth Sides; in stainless steel....
Blunt Tapered Tip in stainless steel....
... meet the high-quality and ... practices. The optional Profile ... accessory features a unique ... increases the accuracy of ...
Medicine Products: