Navigation Links
Quantros Licenses Adverse Event Identification Technology from University of Michigan
Date:11/24/2009

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantros, a leading healthcare analytics and decision support software and services provider, announced today that it has licensed intellectual property and associated software developed at the University of Michigan for integration into Quantros' suite of safety and risk management (SRM) product family.

The University's software within the SRM product family will enable automated safety data analysis and alert notifications through utilization of a healthcare provider's integrated administrative data. These new capabilities expand opportunities for adverse event identification and trend analysis. In addition, the Quantros SRM will also provide automated triggers to help clients improve clinical documentation and coding.

This advanced technology uses Patient Safety Indicators (PSIs). The PSI methodology was developed by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to help hospitals identify potential adverse events, by parsing hospital patient discharge (UB) diagnosis codes entered into the hospital billing system. By integrating this technology into the SRM product family, Quantros will provide a diagnosis-based solution to identify adverse patient events and allow follow up by appropriate personnel to evaluate contributing factors, analyze root causes, and assist in pinpointing strategies for preventing future events.

Dr. Vinita Bahl, principal inventor of the PSI software, noted that the technology has been in use at the University of Michigan Health System for about a year. "Utilization of the system has resulted in better identification and awareness of adverse events," Bahl said. "Coupled with existing improvement efforts, we have observed a reduction in the incidence of several types of events."

Quantros Vice President of Sales Tom Leahy said of the benefit of this latest technology acquisition, "The functionality offered by the University of Michigan
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Quantros Acquires MediQual(TM) From CareFusion Corporation
2. Quantros Expands RRM Solution With New Quality Measures
3. CMH Regional Health System Adopts Quantros for Event Management and Reporting
4. Quantros and HealthWatch Announce PSO Partnership
5. Quantros and CACTUS Software Establish Strategic Alliance to Provide Customers With Comprehensive Provider Performance Monitoring
6. Passavant Area Hospital Adopts Quantros for Event Management and Reporting
7. Quantros Establishes IT Consulting Services Business Unit
8. Quantros Produces Video Detailing Enormous Problem of Preventable Medical Errors Plaguing The U.S. Healthcare System
9. The Nation's First Federally Certified Patient Safety Organization Chooses Quantros Patient Safety Organization Manager
10. Quantros President Appears on National TV Promoting Patient Safety
11. Quantros Director of Patient Safety and Risk Management is Elected Co-Chair of Patient Safety Work Group (PSWG) at HL7
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... Dental practice in ... patients in need. Most people know that general health emergencies, such as broken arms ... amount of people know where to turn to during a dental emergency. This is ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... The art of preparing and cooking food comes ... at a young age, Nasreen Zereshki was extremely eager to cook Persian cuisine. Now ... Recipes from My Persian Kitchen with the world. , Since Americans tend to be ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” This three-day, highly ... technology leaders from healthcare organizations with access to the tactics, techniques and practices ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... A July 9 article from USA ... recent years, according to the American Dental Association. According to a study by the ... from 1.1 million in a single year to 2.2 million a year. Dentists and ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... , ... August 03, 2015 , ... Illinois Health & ... July 31. , The acquisition includes all of IBAM NA’s cyclotron sites and ... have both, a robust regionally located business, as well as a large manufacturing hub ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Los Angeles Dental Practice, Sunset Plaza Dental, Now Offers Emergency Dental Services 2Health News:Los Angeles Dental Practice, Sunset Plaza Dental, Now Offers Emergency Dental Services 3Health News:Persian Cuisine: Colorful and Extremely Healthy 2Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 2Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 3Health News:Sensato and Divurgent are pleased to announce the development of it’s new program “Designing Secure Healthcare Systems” 4Health News:Los Angeles Periodontists Comment on Rising Dental Emergency Room Trips 2Health News:Los Angeles Periodontists Comment on Rising Dental Emergency Room Trips 3Health News:Illinois Health & Science Expands Nuclear Medicine Footprint With Purchase of IBA Molecular North America, Inc. 2
... 30 Last week, the Board of,Directors of ... plan that will serve as a roadmap for ... the association must undertake to,enable it to fulfill ... for,patients throughout Jordan., The development of the ...
... among ideas that could lead to new treatments, experts ... reports on very different approaches to treating Alzheimer,s disease ... mind-robbing condition, experts say. , A trio of studies ... Alzheimer,s Association 2008 International Conference on Alzheimer,s Disease in ...
... fathers, researchers say , , WEDNESDAY, July 30 (HealthDay News) ... be predisposed to the mind-robbing condition, a new study ... how the brain handles sugar -- something that,s probably ... researchers say. , "Overall, these findings show that their ...
... announced,the recipients of the Labs Are Vital(TM) ... of Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting., ... of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nev.; University of ... Texas, Reading Area Community,College, Reading, Penn., Southeastern ...
... Casey Family Programs has,hired Page B. Walley. Ph.D., ... as managing director for strategic consulting to promote,safe ... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070116/CASEYFAMILYLOGO ), Walley ... since January,2004. He oversaw improvements in the state,s ...
... Exchange Symbol: CYT, MONTREAL, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ ... in cryotherapy products to treat cardiac,arrhythmias, today announced ... present a corporate update at the BMO Focus ... Wednesday, August,6th at 8:30 a.m. (ET) in Room ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Plexus Consulting Group Works With a USAID-Funded Project to Help the Private Hospitals Association of Jordan Create a Roadmap for the Future 2Health News:Advances Made Against Alzheimer's Disease 2Health News:Advances Made Against Alzheimer's Disease 3Health News:Moms With Alzheimer's May Pass on Risk to Kids 2Health News:Moms With Alzheimer's May Pass on Risk to Kids 3Health News:Abbott Donates Diagnostic Instruments As Part of the 'Labs Are Vital(TM)' Initiative 2Health News:Casey Family Programs Names Alabama's Walley Managing Director for Strategic Consulting 2Health News:Casey Family Programs Names Alabama's Walley Managing Director for Strategic Consulting 3
(Date:8/3/2015)... 3, 2015  Encision Inc. (PK:ECIA), a medical device ... electrosurgical burns in minimally invasive surgery, today announced financial ... June 30, 2015. The Company posted quarterly ... loss of $213 thousand, or $(0.02) per share. These ... a net loss of $202 thousand, or $(0.02) per ...
(Date:8/2/2015)... -- Mandatory takeover offer for the ... the "Company") is pleased to announce the signing of ... Marijan Han žeković to acquire his 63.3% holding (equivalent ... Croatian listed pharmaceutical business.   Dechra is ... €51.4 million for the entire share capital on a ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... More than 1,500 substance abuse prevention and treatment specialists ... Indianapolis Aug. 2-6 for Community Anti-Drug Coalitions ... The week-long training, held at the JW Marriott, will ... biggest public health challenges – youth drug use. ... intensive training opportunity, offering more than 70 half-day and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Encision Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results 2Encision Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results 3Encision Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results 4Encision Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results 5Dechra to Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) in Genera d.d. Croatia 2Dechra to Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) in Genera d.d. Croatia 3Dechra to Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) in Genera d.d. Croatia 4Dechra to Acquire 63.3% Shareholding (£19.4m) in Genera d.d. Croatia 5Community Leaders From Across The Country Head To Indianapolis For CADCA 2015 Mid-Year Training Institute Aug. 2-6 2
... NVAX ), a clinical-stage vaccine company, announced today ... presenting at the ROTH 23rd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference ... The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel, CA.  A live audio-only webcast ... website at www.novavax.com under Investors/Events, and a replay ...
... and LONDON, March 11, 2011 Tolerx, ... 3 DEFEND-1 study of otelixizumab, an investigational humanized anti-CD3 ... of change in C-peptide at month 12 in patients ... Following preliminary review of the data, no new or ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Tolerx and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Phase 3 Defend-1 Study of Otelixizumab in Type 1 Diabetes Did Not Meet Its Primary Endpoint 2Tolerx and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Phase 3 Defend-1 Study of Otelixizumab in Type 1 Diabetes Did Not Meet Its Primary Endpoint 3Tolerx and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Phase 3 Defend-1 Study of Otelixizumab in Type 1 Diabetes Did Not Meet Its Primary Endpoint 4
... Ultralight Jarrod Goggles have set the ... Nonslip soft silicone saddle nose bridge. ... better and lasts longer. Adjustable elastic ... without breakable plastic strap clips. 0.75 ...
QualCraft™ Radiation-Reducing Eyewear is 50% lighter than other protective eyewear. Manufactured for the ultimate combination of comfort, function, and protection....
QualCraft™ Radiation Protection Eyewear providex maximum comfort and eye protection! Lenses made of 0.75 mm leaded glass. Side shields of 0.30 mm leaded acrylic help seal out scatter radiation ...
Portable shields for your safety and convenience....
Medicine Products: