Health IT Business News – September 7, 2023

Trending News

Brillio and Capital Quant Solutions Partner to Deliver Advanced Financial and Unstructured Data Analysis
Brillio (@brillioglobal), a digital transformation services and solutions provider, announced a strategic partnership with Capital Quant Solutions (CQS), a cognitive automation pioneer, to drive innovation in the analysis of financial documents and unstructured data by using cutting-edge technologies such as machine learning (ML), natural language processing (NLP), and artificial technology (AI).

NextGen Healthcare and Luma Health Announce Strategic Alliance to Offer AI-Enhanced Solutions for Patient Engagement
NextGen Healthcare, Inc. (@nextgen), a provider of cloud-based healthcare technology solutions, and Luma Health, a Patient Success Platform™, announced an expanded alliance to equip ambulatory organizations nationwide with artificial intelligence (AI)-enhanced solutions for patient communications, beginning with intake and self-scheduling.

Iron Bow Healthcare Solutions Launches Remote Patient Monitoring Solution
Iron Bow Healthcare Solutions, a technology solutions provider to government, commercial, and healthcare markets, announces the general availability of Remote Patient Monitoring, powered by Carium (@cariumcares).

LexisNexis Risk Solutions Recognized as a Leader in Digital Fraud Management Analyst Report
LexisNexis® Risk Solutions (@LexisNexisRisk) has been named a leader by Forrester Research Inc. in The Forrester Wave™: Digital Fraud Management (DFM), Q3 2023 report. LexisNexis Risk Solutions received the highest possible scores (5.0) in 13 of the 22 evaluated criteria, including user management, rule management, statistical decisioning, customer authentication policies, integration, vision, roadmap, community and innovation.

Product News

ActualMeds’ New STARs Medication Adherence Solution Delivers Scalable, High-Touch Service for Medicare Advantage Plans
ActualMeds (@ActualMeds), a company offering high-touch medication management, announced the launch of its new, technology-enabled STARs medication management service to improve adherence for high-risk members of Medicare Advantage plans.

ModMed® integrates new VBAC Calculator into its OBGYN suite to help improve maternal care
Practice technology company ModMed (@modmed) announced the integration of an innovative and personalized tool, the VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) Calculator, into its ModMed OBGYN suite.

AGS Health Automates and Expedites the Healthcare Financial Clearance Process with the Release of Intelligent Authorization
AGS Health (@AGS_Health), a provider of tech-enabled revenue cycle management (RCM) solutions and strategic growth partner to healthcare providers across the U.S., announced the release of Intelligent Authorization, a single-source solution that automates and optimizes the financial clearance process and avoids prior authorization-related denials.

Qualtrics Complaints and Grievances Solution Drives Efficiency, Quality and Experience of Care
Qualtrics (@Qualtrics), a company in the experience management (XM) category, announced the launch of the Qualtrics Complaints and Grievances solution to enhance how healthcare organizations approach quality of care improvements.

Virtual First Care Coalition IMPACT Releases Payment and Coding Toolkit
IMPACT, a pre-competitive consortium dedicated to understanding, supporting, and implementing virtual first care (V1C), released the Payment & Coding Toolkit, a new free resource to assist payers and providers as they navigate the payment and reimbursement landscape for V1C services. IMPACT is a collaboration led by the Digital Medicine Society (@_DiMeSociety) and the American Telemedicine Society, and is the leading organization and professional home of V1C.

Together, the All-in-One AI Health Assistant, Improves Care for Aging Americans With Voice-Based Mental Health Detection Feature
Together, an AI-based health assistant, unveiled its latest groundbreaking feature: Mental Vitals, an innovative mental health detection tool designed to screen for symptoms of depression and anxiety through voice analysis.

Collaboration News

Talkdesk and Epic enter new collaboration with the launch of Epic’s Pals program
Talkdesk (@talkdesk), a global AI-powered cloud contact center leader for enterprises of all sizes, announced that it has joined Epic’s new Pals program. Participation in the program means that Talkdesk will further strengthen and expand the integration of its award-winning Talkdesk Healthcare Experience Cloud™ platform with Epic’s industry-leading electronic health record (EHR) software.

ShiftMed and Dignity Health Global Education Partnership to Provide Training, Upskilling for Healthcare Professionals
ShiftMed, a platform that allows nurses to work when and where they want has announced a partnership with Dignity Health Global Education (DHGE), a premier workforce development solutions provider that enables healthcare organizations to upskill and retain top talent, in order to help healthcare professionals (HCPs) develop a stronger sense of community, grow their skill sets, and advance their careers.

Pure Storage Expands Strategic Partnership with Microsoft to Accelerate Enterprise Cloud Adoption
Pure Storage® (@purestorage), an IT pioneer that delivers advanced data storage technology and services, announced an expanded, multi-year strategic product and go-to-market partnership with Microsoft, that brings Pure Storage’s industry leading storage capabilities to native Microsoft Azure services by leveraging Azure’s new Premium SSD v2 and introducing them to Azure VMware Solution (AVS) in Preview.

Koa Health and SteadyMD partner to power a comprehensive approach to mental health care across the continuum
Koa Health (@KoaHealth), a global provider of mental healthcare services, announced a new partnership with SteadyMD, a company in the U.S. telehealth space, to unlock the value of a comprehensive approach to mental health in workplaces everywhere.

Making the Cut, Milestones, Accolades, Awards and More

Fast Company Names Linus Health’s DCTclock™ a Winner in 2023 Innovation by Design Awards
Linus Health (@linushealth), a digital health company focused on enabling early detection of Alzheimer’s and other dementias, announced that its flagship assessment, DCTclock™, was honored in Fast Company’s Innovation by Design Awards for 2023.

Product Certification News

Vitalchat Awarded Patent for Patient Monitoring & Bandwidth Conservation Technology Used in Virtual Sitters
Vitalchat (@TweetVitalChat) is proud to announce the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued a new patent for our patient monitoring system within the AI-Enabled E-Sitter software, involving a server, user device and in-room monitoring device that picks up on movement and voice cues.

$1 Million Cost Savings for Individual Group by Valenz Integrated Health Plan Solution Validated by the Validation Institute
The methodology used by Vālenz® Health (@ValenzHealth) to analyze and report cost savings by deploying a new health plan solution, as detailed in a recent case study, has achieved Program Validation for Savings from the Validation Institute.