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Deerwalk Plan Analytics Version 8.8 Introduces the Plan Design Module

Posted by Deerwalk Engineering Team on May 08, 2019

Deerwalk's latest release of Plan Analytics brings new capabilities to support benefit planning

Deerwalk Plan Analytics Version 8.7 Features Integrated Cost and Quality Reporting

Posted by Deerwalk Engineering Team on April 15, 2019

Deerwalk's latest release of Plan Analytics includes new reporting and filtering functionality to support the delivery of high-value care

Deerwalk Plan Analytics Version 8.6 Incorporates Updates to the Quality Metrics Used to Identify Gaps in Care

Posted by Deerwalk Engineering Team on March 20, 2019

Deerwalk's latest release of Plan Analytics includes updates to Quality Metrics

Deerwalk Plan Analytics Version 8.5 Features Custom Chart Creation

Posted by Deerwalk Engineering Team on February 12, 2019

Deerwalk's latest release of Plan Analytics includes new chart creation functionality and modifications to the "Report Archive"

Are Ridesharing Services Replacing Ambulances?

Posted by Jeff Gasser on February 05, 2019

There's been buzz that more and more people are getting to the emergency room by Lyft and Uber instead of ambulance...What does the data say? 

The Perfect Storm of Healthcare Costs Is at our Doorstep

Posted by Jeff Gasser on October 11, 2018

As I watched our friends in the Carolinas and the Florida Panhandle battle Hurricane Florence and Hurricane Michael, the parallels between these storms and our national health care problem was overwhelming. The storms had to travel all the way across the Atlantic, hit the perfect spot, then slow down, dump rain, and create enormous havoc.  The Perfect Storm.

Inpatient Claims Explored

Posted by Ashay Thakur on July 31, 2012

Identifying inpatient claims in healthcare data is centerpiece to most Healthcare data analysis. Inpatient claims is one of the more expensive claims over all claim groups. Therefore, identification of Inpatient claims in claims data is vital. Unfortunately, there is no standard algorithm out there to identify Inpatient admission claims. They are rarely alluded to as such in the data in a direct manner. We, at Deerwalk, have worked out logics to define how we go about performing in-patient[...]

Meaningful Use of EMR

Posted by TechGuru on February 22, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services has recently come out with guidelines on the meaningful use of EMR. There are 3 stages of meaningful use.

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