Lantana Group Blog

Courtney Panaia-Rodi,
PMP, Director of PMO and
Meenaxi Gosai, Information Analyst

Posts Tagged ‘quality reporting’

Quality C-CDAs can lead to Quality Reporting

As standards developers and data analysts, we rely on finding patterns in our day to day work. We apply our patented “pattern recognition algorithm” (note: not a real patent) to identify the questions our clients ask most often. “How can we leverage our healthcare data to perform quality reporting?” Closely followed by, “and can we use C-CDA to import that data into our analytics environment?” Although we’d prefer a simple “yes”, the solution is rarely simple.

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Draft 2016 Interoperability Standards Advisory: Lantana Response

Everyone understands today that standards for data, communication, and terminology are the lynch pins of health information exchange across clinical care. But who is doing something about it? Earlier this quarter, the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) published a draft seeking feedback in three major areas: Vocabulary, Code Set, and Terminology Content and Structure…

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MIPS

Earlier this quarter, CMS came out with a rule that establishes a new methodology for MIPS eligible providers and encourages eligible professionals to participate in APMs. Lantana supports several stages in the value-based purchasing information lifecycle, and we have a sharp interest in the success of these programs as a transformative agent for healthcare. Our…

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10th Annual Iowa eHealth Summit

Crystal Kallem, Lantana’s Executive Director of Analysis & Policy will attend the 10th Annual Iowa eHealth Summit. She will present “Quality Reporting Under Meaningful Use Stage 2” on June 25th in Breakout #3 starting at 3:00 PM.

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Connecting Michigan for Health

Kanwarpreet (KP) Sethi, a senior software architect with Lantana, will be a panelist in the Connecting Michigan for Health Workshop on June 6th, 2014. The title of the panel is “eCQMs Reporting for Hospitals & Physician Organizations”. KP’s presentation will focus on the future of health quality standards and the harmonization work underway. The Connecting…

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Where’s Your Hat?

Each student who attends our CDA Academy workshop receives a super soft, unstructured, eco-friendly, bamboo and cotton blend, red hat with white CDA Academy logo. We’ve been handing out the same popular hat for the past eight workshops…

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