What You Need to Know About Infera CDSS for Athenahealth's Clinicals

Posted by Suraj Bhan on Nov 29, 2017 12:18:20 PM

What should Athenahealth users know about Infera?

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Topics: Clinical Decision Support, EHR, EHR Integration, EMR, Inferscience News, athenahealth, CDSS, Improving Healthcare

Doctors Should Expect More than the Type of Clinical Decision Support They're Used To

Posted by Sunil Nihalani, MD & CEO on Apr 2, 2017 10:24:36 PM

The term “clinical decision support” (CDS) has been used for a long time to describe many different mechanisms offering clinical knowledge to clinicians in the clinical setting. But most organizations utilize solutions that deliver what can best be described as “passive support” requiring both user initiation and a lot of extra work for the clinician.

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Topics: EHR Integration, EMR, CDS, Clinician Experience, Improving Healthcare

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

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

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

The Promise of Clinician-triggered Clinical Decision Support Solutions

Posted by Sunil Nihalani, MD & CEO on Oct 6, 2016 3:32:02 PM

Clinical care guidelines are a good thing...

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Topics: Allscripts, Allscripts Developer Program, EHR, EHR Integration, EMR, Improving Healthcare

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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.