PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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 2017 performance measures.
CitiusTech helps payers implement industry best practices and overcome major challenges in collecting, measuring and analyzing data to improve HEDIS quality scores. BI-Clinical has enhanced features to help organizations accelerate clinical quality and performance management, and offers an extensive set of configurable apps as well as the largest measure library in the industry that cover 600+ KPIs around federal and commercial initiatives.
The platform enables organizations to address a wide range of quality reporting needs, including HEDIS, Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Star, Meaningful Use (MU), Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and other contractual measures. In addition, BI-Clinical helps customers proactively engage with member populations and reduce overall per member per month (PMPM) cost. Its new Rules Management Module (RMM) provides an easy-to-use, do-it-yourself interface, enabling payers and providers to build and manage clinical quality measures, cohorts, clinical alerts and other rules in a highly configurable and auditable manner.
“Delivering high quality care will remain a primary focus for healthcare,” said Jeffrey Springer, Vice President of Healthcare Solutions at CitiusTech. “With its focus on innovation, CitiusTech will continue to enhance its solutions to help payers drive quality reporting efficiently, enhance payer-provider collaboration and improve business performance.”
BI-Clinical is one of the most widely used business intelligence (BI) and analytics platform in the healthcare industry, with deployments at over 4,800 payer and provider locations across North America, supporting over 550,000 physicians and more than 30 million lives.
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 2,700 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 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)