New York, NY – August 30, 2012 - NTT DATA, Inc., a leading Healthcare Technologies and IT services provider, today announced a significant enhancement to its NetSolutions™ Point-of-Care (POC) software, an integrated clinical and billing system for post-acute/long-term care facilities. NTT DATA’s POC software now captures data on care provided as it is delivered and feeds it to Assured℠ Proactive Analytics software. This software then leverages charting data to help ensure optimal payment for long-term care providers.
NetSolutions Point-of-Care uniquely supports integrated electronic record tracking for caregivers charting services they deliver, a process traditionally managed with diverse, and often manual, systems resulting in incomplete and inaccurate results. With this new software, data can be collected in wall-mounted kiosks or conveniently-located PCs. By making charting more convenient, point-of-care systems have been shown to increase the quality, quantity, and accessibility of data.
Payment by Medicare for long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) providers is based on a complex assessment process. This real-time analytics engine, currently in the market supporting more than 300 client sites, is designed to show providers the possible payment outcomes for each resident. It uses real-time daily scoring and reporting to deliver unique analytics that simplify decisions and protect providers from underpayment.
“As standards of care and reimbursement approaches change, NTT DATA is positioned to offer tools that help to meet LTPAC providers’ ongoing need to provide the best care at an appropriate reimbursement rate,” said Michael Thomas, president, Healthcare and Life Sciences for NTT DATA, Inc.. “These products help LTPAC providers react quickly to the rapidly changing re-imbursement environment while protecting quality of care.”
NOTE: NetSolutions is a trademark of NTT DATA, Inc.
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