BOSTON & MILWAUKEE & ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aurora Health Care’s physician groups provide care for more than 1.3 million patients and have selected Humedica MinedShare® to support their ACO initiatives. Humedica MinedShare will also support Aurora’s efforts to improve coding accuracy and to develop ambulatory physician scorecards.
“At Aurora, high-quality patient care is central to everything we do,” said Bruce Van Cleave, M.D., chief clinical officer for Aurora Health Care. “Partnering with Humedica is consistent with Aurora’s dedication to delivering the highest quality clinical care to our patients. The comprehensive patient views that Humedica MinedShare provides will allow us to enhance the health care experience and be cost-efficient at the same time.”
The Humedica MinedShare platform is designed to allow providers to predict risk in their populations, optimize payments by improving risk scores, and close gaps in care.
Michael Weintraub, Humedica’s President and CEO, added, “Aurora Health Care has earned its reputation as a premier health care provider through its total focus on best-in-class practices and its dedication to innovation. By using Humedica MinedShare, Aurora will have a powerful new clinical analytics application to guide and improve their performance in key areas such as patient population management, and organizational and physician benchmarking.”
Aurora Health Care is a member of the American Medical Group Association and is joining AMGA’s Anceta learning community. Donald W. Fisher, Ph.D., CAE, Chairman of Anceta and CEO of AMGA, commented on the news. “Aurora and other AMGA members share a commitment to improving patient care and operational performance through robust analytics. We are delighted to welcome Aurora to the collaborative. Their insights and those of our other participants, supported by Humedica’s clinical analytics, will ensure that the AMGA members remain at the forefront of delivering high-quality, cost-efficient patient care.”
Humedica is the foremost clinical intelligence company that provides private cloud based business solutions to the health care industry. Humedica’s sophisticated analytics platform transforms disparate clinical data into actionable, real world insights. Powered by the largest and most comprehensive clinical database, Humedica solutions move beyond claims data to offer a more complete, longitudinal view of the patient population. Through its award-winning solutions, Humedica which is headquartered in Boston, empowers its partners and customers to make confident, value-based decisions about patient care in a rapidly changing health care market. For more information, visit www.humedica.com. Connect with Humedica on Twitter @humedicainc and Facebook at www.facebook.com/HumedicaInc
Anceta LLC is a subsidiary of the American Medical Group Association (AMGA), extending AMGA’s tradition of collaborative quality improvement and best-practices sharing among AMGA member medical groups and other organized systems of care. Using Humedica’s unique clinical analytics platform, Anceta facilitates data-driven shared learning among AMGA members to enhance value in population health. Anceta illuminates the relationships between care process, patient outcomes, and cost—all the elements of the value equation. For more information about Anceta, please visit www.anceta.com.
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Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit health care provider and a nationally recognized leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.