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Breaking Health Podcast Interviews Arcadia CEO Sean Carroll

February 19, 2017

On the pre-HIMSS17 epsiode of the Breaking Health podcast by Healthegy, Arcadia CEO Sean Carroll shared our journey with interviewer Stephen Krupa, CEO of venture capital firm Psilos.   On the podcast, they talk about: Sean’s experiences starting and selling a successful

NCQA PCMH 2014 Prevalidation Sea
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Using Arcadia Analytics to Support PCMH 2014 Recognition

February 16, 2017

Arcadia Analytics v4.10 achieved PCMH 2014 prevalidation status, meaning that NCQA has qualified our platform as a product that will help providers earn PCMH status more efficiently.  Arcadia Analytics supports your PCMH 2014 recognition process in two ways: Arcadia customers

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Gartner says Clinically Enhanced Risk Algorithms Drive Value

February 14, 2017

Gartner analyst Laura Craft and Arcadia Principal Data Scientist Michael Simon, PhD recently collaborated on a report diving into algorithms in value-based care. A specific focus was how Electronic Health Record (EHR) data could be used to enhance traditional risk

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Ask Dr. Parker: Making Measures Better

February 14, 2017

“Current value measures are either very narrow (what happens in a single hospital department) or very broad (infection rates for the whole hospital).  What are the top changes that make the measures more meaningful to providers and patients?” The whole

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Ask Dr. Parker: Value for the Patient

February 2, 2017

Q: Value for the patient is created by providers’ combined efforts over the full cycle of care.  The benefits of any one intervention on final outcomes depends upon the effectiveness of other interventions throughout the care cycle.  How can we

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Quick Guides: Cervical Cancer Screenings

January 31, 2017

As Cervical Cancer Awareness Month draws to a close, Arcadia’s Training Team shares some Arcadia Analytics Quick Guides to help you find patients who need to be screened for cervical cancer. In 2017, nearly 12,000 women in the United States

The value of a hip replacement surgery
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What’s the Value of a $71,838 EOB for a Hip Replacement?

January 19, 2017

Value = Quality / Cost Let’s agree that this simple little equation – Value = Quality/Cost –(V=Q/C) – is a useful tool to understand the value of pretty much anything, including healthcare.  If you consider buying a car, you quickly have an

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Ask Dr. Parker

January 17, 2017

Our chief medical officer Rich Parker, MD frequently travels across the country to meet with our customers.  He is constantly asked for advice on running a value based care organization – from how to incentivize physicians during the transition from