decision support


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decision support

A term of art referring to the ability of evidence-based medicine and information technology to actively aid decision-making, to reduce errors and increase healthcare effectiveness and cost-effectiveness.
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At their best, advanced clinical decision support systems produced by vendors that have no conflicts of interest can enable clinicians to improve the quality and/or help lower the costs of care.
We saw it as investing so that managers, account reps, finance and other executives--people from top to bottom--could get better decision support, key information and analysis in a more timely way.
In addition to sharing Premier products with HBOC customers, Premier will make HBOC's TRENDSTAR decision support system available to Premier's owners and affiliates with preferred terms.
Avega is celebrating 23 years as the health care industry's choice for decision support solutions.
Plan rankings to show how a health plan scored -- compared to other offerings -- in the decision support tools,
Decision support users were significantly more likely to enroll in new products such as Consumer Directed Health Plans (CDHP) and High Deductible Health Plans (HDHP) with a Health Savings Account (HSA), as well as more traditional offerings like Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA):
Further, the HydraAgent allowed for the implementation of SafeMed's clinical decision support products based on open standards on Linux, Solaris or Windows, and enabled a rich client on a .
Avega's award-winning Alliance Suite supports the decision support, enterprise-wide reporting, data warehousing and operational support needs of both providers and payers.
TheraDoc's unique Web and PDA-based clinical decision support software is purchased by hospitals across the country to aid clinician workflow and decision-making while improving the safety and quality of patient care.
For additional information about this complete business decision support solution or HCI's customizable INSIGHTS product, please contact Steven Berger at 847-382-1244 or visit HCI's web site at www.
This is accomplished by providing clinicians with advanced decision support in the form of adaptive order sets and treatment guidelines based on the role of the clinician, the patient's condition, and evidence-based clinical knowledge.
Founded in 1999, TheraDoc designs, develops, and supports a suite of clinical decision support technologies.

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