Health IT Business News – October 20, 2022

Product News

FinThrive Launches Intelligent Insurance Discovery Solution
FinThrive, Inc. (@Fin_Thrive), a healthcare revenue management software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider with the industry’s most comprehensive end-to-end platform, announced at the Becker’s Health IT, Digital Health and RCM Annual Meeting the introduction of new intelligent automation capabilities within its insurance discovery solution to alleviate critical staffing shortages for hospitals and health systems.

Title Sponsor Vālenz® Will Introduce Latest Solutions at 2022 SIIA National Conference & Expo
As Title Sponsor of the Self-Insurance Institute of America (SIIA) National Conference & Expo in October, Vālenz® will introduce several game-changing solutions that will favorably alter the trajectory of healthcare costs for self-insured employers.

New Cotiviti Solution Enables Health Plans to Predict and Improve Medicare Advantage Star Ratings
Cotiviti (@Cotiviti), a data-driven healthcare solutions company, has launched Star Intelligence for Medicare Advantage payers, marking the latest addition to its industry-leading Quality and Stars solution suite.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Launches Real-World Data Network with New Clinical Partners and Precise Linking Technology
LexisNexis Risk Solutions (@LexisNexisRisk), a provider of healthcare data analytics and technology, announced the launch of the LexisNexis® Gravitas™ Network, a fully interoperable real-world data hub powered by precise data linking technology and high-quality, de-identified datasets from strategic data partners.

InsightRX Offers Precision Dosing Support for New Drug Categories
InsightRX (@InsightRX), a precision dosing intelligence company, announced its expansion into three new therapeutic categories with the release of point-of-care dosing guidance for antifungal drugs, solid organ transplant drugs, and inflammatory bowel disease biologics.

Panda Health Announces Launch of New Categories for Health at Home
Panda Health Inc., the digital health marketplace, has announced the launch of new categories designed to help hospitals and health systems better provide a full continuum of patient care through health at home initiatives. The Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM), Hospital at Home, and Telehealth solution categories available on Panda’s marketplace will scale from those supporting light-touch virtual visits to those enabling more in-depth acute care services within the home.

Reveleer Launches NLP First Pass for Quality to Streamline Hedis Submissions
Reveleer (@reveleer), a healthcare technology company using intelligent automation to empower data‑driven healthcare for payers in all lines of business, announced the launch of NLP First Pass for Quality, an Artificial Intelligence (AI)‑assisted abstraction solution for health plans and risk‑bearing providers nationwide.

Product Certification News

XACT Robotics® Receives FDA Clearance for its ACE Xtend™ Remote Control Unit
XACT Robotics® (@XACTrobotics), developer of the world’s first and only comprehensive robotic system for interventional procedures, announced that its ACE Xtend™ Remote Control Unit received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance, allowing users to robotically insert and steer the XACT ACE® Robotic System remotely from the control room.

Collaboration News

NHA and UNMC Announce Health Data Collaboration
The Nebraska Hospital Association and UNMC (@unmc) have announced a new health data collaboration agreement that will make aggregate Nebraska hospital data available to academic researchers and students.

CCS Announces Innovative Partnership with Welldoc and ZeOmega Aimed at Helping People with Chronic Conditions Lead Healthier Lives while Reducing Healthcare Costs
CCS — provider of clinical solutions and home-delivered medical supplies for those living with chronic conditions — has announced a new technology partnership with Welldoc® (@welldoc) and ZeOmega (@zeomega) to expand its established LivingConnected® solution.

symplr and Daxtra Technologies Partner to Deliver Solutions for Today’s Unique Healthcare Staffing Challenges
symplr® (@symplr), a company in enterprise healthcare operations software has announced a partnership with Daxtra Technologies, a global multilingual job and resume parsing solution. This partnership will accelerate the work of contingent talent management (CTM) agencies through the integration of Daxtra Search Nexus, Daxtra Capture, and symplr CTM. The companies aim to help CTM agencies achieve their sourcing goals in servicing hospital and health system customers.

HSBlox and Apexon Form Partnership to Enable Value-based Care Administration
HSBlox, Inc., a provider of value-based care (VBC) program administration in healthcare, and global digital engineering services powerhouse Apexon have partnered to provide the infrastructure necessary for payers and providers to implement VBC.

Qualio Launches Modern Validation Pack for the Life Sciences To Accelerate and Safeguard Quality and Compliance Processes
Qualio (@QualioHQ) — the trusted cloud quality management system software for the entire life sciences ecosystem — is announcing availability of their Validation Pack, which will help quality professionals in the life sciences sector take a faster, less resource-intensive approach to the latest Good Automated Manufacturing Practice (GAMP) and computerized system assurance (CSA) updates from the Food & Drug Administration (FDA).

ixlayer Joins Coalition to Enable the Home to be a Clinical Site of Care
ixlayer (@ixlayer_), a health testing platform announced that it has joined Moving Health Home (MHH), a coalition of stakeholders working to change federal and state policy to enable the home to be a clinical site of care.

Making the Cut, Milestones, Accolades, Awards and More

Frost & Sullivan Names Qventus 2022 Best Entrepreneurial Company of the Year for Care Operations Automation
Qventus (@qventus), provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered software for care operations automation, has been awarded Frost & Sullivan’s 2022 North America Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award for its pioneering work in helping health systems and hospitals run world-class operations.

Lumeris Drives 5-Star “Plus” Results for Essence Medicare Advantage Plan
Essence Healthcare, using the population health technology, tools and expertise of Lumeris (@lumeris), an industry value-based care solution, once again achieved the highest Overall Plan Rating of 5 stars by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).