PRINCETON, N.J.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--CitiusTech, a leading provider of healthcare technology services and solutions, today announced that it has received the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®*) certification for its BI-Clinical platform. BI-Clinical has been certified by NCQA for its coverage of all HEDIS 2016 performance measures.
“The HEDIS 2016 certification further strengthens our commitment to helping healthcare organizations meet regulatory compliance effectively. As the industry embraces value-based care, we are poised to provide quality solutions to our clients and together improve patient care.”
BI-Clinical is one of the most widely used business intelligence (BI) and analytics platforms in the healthcare industry, with deployments in over 4,500 provider locations across North America, covering more than 30 million lives and 700,000 physicians. BI-Clinical offers an extensive set of pre-built apps that cover more than 600 key performance indicators (KPIs) around clinical, financial, operational and regulatory requirements – the largest measure library in the industry. The platform enables health plans to address a wide range of quality reporting needs, including HEDIS, Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Star, Meaningful Use (MU), Patient Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and other contractual measures. In addition, BI-Clinical’s pre-built apps help customers proactively engage with member populations, improve quality of care and reduce overall per member per month (PMPM) cost.
“We are delighted to receive the NCQA certification for the fourth consecutive year,” said Jeffrey Springer, Vice President, Healthcare Solutions at CitiusTech. “The HEDIS 2016 certification further strengthens our commitment to helping healthcare organizations meet regulatory compliance effectively. As the industry embraces value-based care, we are poised to provide quality solutions to our clients and together improve patient care.”
CitiusTech (www.citiustech.com) is a provider of healthcare technology services and solutions to medical technology companies, providers, payers and life sciences organizations, with over 2,500 professionals worldwide. CitiusTech’s services and solutions include healthcare software development, healthcare interoperability, regulatory compliance, BI/ analytics, consumer engagement, care coordination and population health management. CitiusTech helps customers accelerate innovation in healthcare through a number of solutions and accelerators for clinical quality reporting, healthcare big data, cloud computing, mobile health and predictive analytics. With cutting-edge technology expertise, world-class service quality and a global resource base, CitiusTech, consistently delivers best-in-class solutions at an unmatched cost advantage to healthcare clients worldwide.
About National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
NCQA is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of managed care plans, managed behavioural healthcare organizations, preferred provider organizations, new health plans, physician organizations, credentials verification organizations, disease management programs and other health-related programs.
*HEDIS is a registered trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)