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Princeton, NJ, United States, 2014/12/23 - CitiusTech, Inc. announced that it has received the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) certification for its BI-Clinical platform.
CitiusTech, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare technology solutions, today announced that it has received the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) certification for its BI-Clinical platform. BI-Clinical has been certified by NCQA for its coverage of ALL 65 HEDIS 2014 performance measures.
"We are honored to achieve the NCQA HEDIS 2014 certification for BI-Clinical,” says Bimal R. Naik, Chief Client Officer at CitiusTech. "This is the 2nd consecutive year for BI-Clinical to receive NCQA HEDIS certification and we will maintain the certification annually. The certification is a testament to our ability in meeting stringent guidelines of NCQA and delivering quality and reliable solutions to our customers.”
BI-Clinical is one of the most widely used BI and analytics platforms in the healthcare industry, with deployments at over 4,000 provider locations across North America. The NCQA HEDIS certification allows BI-Clinical customers and ISV partners to easily deploy all HEDIS performance measures and thus accelerate regulatory compliance. BI-Clinical offers an extensive suite of pre-built apps that address a wide range of quality reporting needs for health plans, including URAC, MA Star, Dual Eligibility, ACO-33, PCMH and VBP, in addition to HEDIS performance measures.
HEDIS® is the gold standard in health care performance measurement, used by more than 90% of the nation's health plans, according to NCQA. The NCQA HEDIS certification allows consumers to compare health plan performance to other plans and to national or regional benchmarks, and make effective choices when selecting health plans.
NCQA is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to measuring the quality of America's healthcare. HEDIS (Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set) is a set of standardized performance measures designed to make sure purchasers and consumers have the information they need to reliably compare the performance of managed healthcare organizations.
CitiusTech (citiustech.com) is a specialist provider of technology services and solutions to healthcare technology companies, providers, health plans and life sciences companies. CitiusTech offers a wide range of healthcare technology services including healthcare software development, healthcare interoperability, Meaningful Use compliance, BI / analytics, care management and consumer health. CitiusTech’s BI-Clinical platform is a leader in healthcare BI and analytics, and is deployed at thousands of provider locations worldwide. With strong healthcare domain expertise across technologies, applications and standards, CitiusTech delivers best-in-class solutions with an unmatched cost advantage to global healthcare clients.
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HEDIS® Software Certification is a service mark of the NCQA