NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VirtualHealth, the leading provider of population health and care management technologies, today announced its HELIOS platform has received Population Health Management (PHM) Prevalidation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for 2019 standards—a notable achievement that empowers the company’s clients to meet new NCQA accreditation requirements.
The NCQA PHM Prevalidation includes a rigorous evaluation of a submitted health IT solution’s functionality, including, but not limited to, reporting functions, report examples, screen shots, live demonstrations and other relevant factors. NCQA’s Population Health Management Prevalidation reviews population health management tools, data integration tools, risk stratification tools, care management systems tools and other related health IT solutions providing functionality that completely meets or supports factor-level requirements in applicable NCQA Population Health Management in standards for Health Plan Accreditation.
“One of our vital goals at VirtualHealth is to deliver the best care management technology to our clients and their members,” said Adam Sabloff, CEO and Founder of VirtualHealth. “In working closely with NCQA, we are not only ensuring that our HELIOS platform incorporates healthcare best practices but also proactively addressing the evolving regulatory landscape.”
Health plans and other organizations utilizing HELIOS may now benefit from reduced burden for Health Plan Accreditation, Population Health Program Accreditation, Managed Behavioral Healthcare Organization Accreditation or Case Management Accreditation elements designated as eligible for automatic credit or plan support by the vendor solution.
VirtualHealth’s HELIOS solution is the first comprehensive care management platform purpose-built to power the entire ecosystem of value-based care. Utilized by some of the most innovative health plans in the country to manage millions of members, HELIOS streamlines person-centered care with intelligent case and disease management workflows, unmatched data integration, broad-spectrum collaboration, patient engagement, and configurable analytics and reporting. Named the 39th fastest growing company in North America by Deloitte in 2018, VirtualHealth empowers healthcare organizations to achieve enhanced outcomes while maximizing efficiency, improving transparency, and lowering costs. For more information, visit www.virtualhealth.com.
NCQA is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA Accredits and Certifies a wide range of health care organizations, and recognizes clinicians and practices in key areas of performance. NCQA's website (www.ncqa.org) contains information to help consumers, employers and others make informed health care choices.