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POPULATION HEALTH

Whether your healthcare organization is developing population health management strategies, looking to evaluate data analytics, or updating existing population health or care management programs, Quality IT Partners (Quality) can help.

Hospital Systems, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Provider Groups, Employers, and Health Plans are at different stages of population health management within their organizations. As more organizations are moving from sick care to value based health care, it will be critical to have a comprehensive population health strategic health plan implemented and evaluated.

Quality has a broad range of services and resources available to support your Population Health Strategic Plan – either to get you started, or help you in progress. Our Population Health Management Consulting services include the following:

  • Assessing and evaluating population health risks
  • Assisting with selection and validation of Health Risk Assessment tools available for population subgroups (i.e. children, adults, Medicare / Medicaid recipients and specific conditions, etc.)
  • Identifying and implementing appropriate population health risk interventions
  • Strategic systems and IT systems technology systems planning
  • Selection, appropriate use, and implementation of clinical protocols
  • Clinical, financial, and EHR systems implementation
  • Aligning financial and quality incentives
  • Ensuring Revenue Cycle Optimization and Business Continuity
  • Assisting with application and systems Interoperability
  • Providing network solutions and enterprise security
  • Evaluating Telemedicine and Telehealth Services
  • Identifying and implementing best population analytic and/or care management software
  • Evaluating and Implementing clinical data systems, data storage strategies, security, and HIPAA compliance
  • Evaluating, developing, and implementing effective care coordination, utilization management, or case management programs
  • Developing wellness programs for populations
  • Creating and planning for specialized populations such as comprehensive hospital system cancer programs
  • Developing hospital system integrated population programs to reduce avoidable readmissions and achieve better clinical outcomes for both medical and surgical conditions
  • Preparing population healthcare organizations for NCQA or URAC Case Management, Disease Management, or Wellness Accreditation
  • Providing Care Team Staff Analyses
  • Evaluating whether to purchase or build a drug therapy management program for population health
  • Developing operational IT programs, networking, clinical data systems, data storage strategies, security, and HIPAA strategies
  • Assisting with Transition of Care Planning and Certification Recognition


Benefits

  • Learn from others who have successfully accomplished Population Health Management
  • Address organizational and technical concerns by bringing objective and experienced expertise to work side-by-side with your people
  • Implement a population health strategy appropriate to the unique needs of your organization
  • Assessing your readiness for nationally recognized accreditation programs