"While our Connected HHS Alliance partners are committed to the
consumer-centered vision and supporting framework of delivering
best-in-class shared services and commercial off-the-shelf-based solutions,
they are also committed to working with each other as they produce new and
consume existing key services required for integrated care," said Kevin
Dolan, director of HHS for the U.S. Public Sector Alliance at Microsoft.
"We welcome additional partners to join the Connected HHS Alliance to
further accelerate this initiative."
Launch members and contribution samplings include the following:
-- ACS Government Healthcare Solutions has been meeting the challenges of
government healthcare programs for more than 30 years. ACS'
revolutionary Informed Health suite of health information exchange and
e-health solutions aligns with the Connected HHS Framework and uses
Microsoft technology and products. The Patient Data Hub accumulates
healthcare data about an individual or population. Real-time
algorithms analyze the shared data set and provide evidence-based
clinical decision support to each stakeholder -- physician,
pharmacist, patient, employer and payer -- improving healthcare and
saving money. ACS has experience implementing the Connected HHS
Framework in Missouri.
-- Avanade. As an example of a security-enhanced shared service
conforming to the Connected HHS Framework, Avanade has co-developed an
end-user provisioning and single sign-on syst
|SOURCE Microsoft Corp.|
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