Press Release: Inferscience to Showcase Infera Clinical Decision Support Solution at 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference

Posted by Inferscience Team on Feb 20, 2017 8:00:17 AM

ORLANDO, FL, February 19, 2017 -- Inferscience, provider of Clinical Decision Support solutions, will showcase innovative technology to improve the physician and patient experience at the point of care at the HIMSS17 Conference and Exhibition (Booth #7785). Conference attendees with have the opportunity to demo the Infera® advanced clinical decision support system.

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Topics: EHR, Press Releases, CDS, Inferscience News, HIMSS17

How Can Clinical Quality Officers Change Doctors' Behaviors?

Posted by Sunil Nihalani, MD & CEO on Feb 17, 2017 10:29:16 AM

Clinical quality officers have a tough job. They have to change the behavior of people providing care in their health systems. This means doing everything they can to remove the barriers that keep healthcare professionals from providing the best care possible.

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Topics: EHR, Quality, CDS, CQO, Hospitals & Health Systems, Improving Healthcare, Reimbursement

Recap of Startup Health + athenahealth's Startup Showcase

Posted by Inferscience Team on Jan 13, 2017 3:04:55 PM

Our team was so energized by the StartUp Health showcase hosted by athenahealth in SF this past Tuesday evening.  We have never been surrounded by so many like-minded individuals who are on the same shared mission to transform healthcare. We were blown away by every one of the 33 companies who pitched their startups that we didn’t even feel the pressure of pitching Inferscience in under a minute!

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Topics: Events, EHR, CDS, Inferscience News, athenahealth, Startup Health

Product Update: Infera Now Integrates with athenahealth EHRs

Posted by Inferscience Team on Jan 4, 2017 10:36:51 PM

Inferscience is pleased to announce its acceptance into the athenahealth athenaMDP program and the inclusion of Infera, our next-generation clinical decision support system (CDSS) in the athenaMDP Marketplace (here).  Users of athenaClinicals can begin using Infera immediately. 

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Topics: athenaClinicals, EHR Integration, EMR, Press Releases, Inferscience News, athenahealth, athenaMDP, News

The Devil is in the Details: Care Guidelines and Clinical Decision Support

Posted by Sunil Nihalani, MD & CEO on Dec 7, 2016 10:52:16 AM

As many of us know in the healthcare community, clinical decision support (CDS) functionality is a meaningful use (MU) requirement for EHRs. I suppose the goal of the authors of this requirement is to enable physicians to provide quality care by following established care guidelines for appropriate screening, monitoring, etc.

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Topics: Care Guidelines, EHR, EMR, CDS, Clinical Guidelines, Improving Healthcare, Meaningful Use

Seizure Management, Part 2: Which anti-epileptic drug?

Posted by Inferscience Team on Nov 9, 2016 9:35:18 PM

This is the second article in a series of two articles addressing management of seizures. A link to the first article is provided below:

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Topics: Diagnosis, Treatment, Clinical Insights, Seizure Management

Evaluation and Management of Urinary Incontinence in Females

Posted by Inferscience Team on Nov 8, 2016 2:32:21 PM

Female urinary incontinence is a common condition that affects women of all ages. Involuntary loss of urine can cause physical, psychological, and social consequences, and can lead to significant lifestyle restrictions. Its effects can range from bothersome to severely debilitating, but in many cases, simple measures such as lifestyle modification and medications are effective. It is therefore important to make a prompt diagnosis and early treatment to avoid its complications.

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Topics: Diagnosis, Treatment, Urinary, Clinical Insights, Women's Health

What You Need to Know About Infera CDSS for Allscripts EHRs

Posted by Inferscience Team on Nov 4, 2016 2:59:39 PM

What should Allscripts users know about Infera?

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Topics: Allscripts, Allscripts Developer Program, Clinical Decision Support, EHR, EHR Integration, EMR, Inferscience News, CDSS, Improving Healthcare

Seizure Management, Part 1: When to Start Anti-epileptic Drugs

Posted by Inferscience Team on Nov 1, 2016 9:21:33 PM

This is the first article in a series of two articles addressing management of seizures. A link to the second article is provided below:

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Topics: Diagnosis, Treatment, Clinical Insights, Seizure Management

Can EHR Integration with CDS Tools Help Providers Show Compliance with Appropriate Use Criteria for Advanced Imaging Tests?

Posted by Sunil Nihalani, MD & CEO on Oct 13, 2016 2:50:25 PM

The PAMA (Protecting Access to Medicare Act 2014)  law signed by president Obama and passed in April 2014, mandates that physicians consult appropriate use criteria (AUC) before ordering advanced imaging tests. While originally intended for implementation on January 1, 2017, Medicare has postponed the implementation for now, but given the spiraling costs of healthcare, we can be certain that sooner or later providers will need to show that appropriate use criteria are met for advanced imaging tests.

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Topics: EHR, EHR Integration, EMR, Medicare, AUCs, Appropriate Use, Improving Healthcare, Medical Imaging

About Inferscience's Founder

With over 12 years of experience working with electronic health records (EHRs), Dr. Sunil Nihalani observed how EHRs are being under-utilized in clinical practices. Moreover, the HCC Coding & risk adjustment coding capabilities have been lacking in the clinician’s workflow. Dr. Nihalani’s vision is an HCC Coding tool solution that integrates with leading EHRs and HIT systems to analyze patient records and claims information to help physicians and coders capture and audit HCC codes within their workflows. With Inferscience’s HCC Assistant, Physicians can document HCC codes and plan of care information in real-time during the patient encounter. Now, one solution enables both payers and providers to succeed in today's value-based care market.

Learn more about Inferscience and HCC Coding Assistant by visiting our products page here.