Post Acute Care
Bundled Payments are going to change the game for post acute care facilities. It isn’t going to be enough to just be a good facility, you are going to have learn how to effectively share data with the hospital awardee that has the ultimate financial responsibility for a patient. Like many other industries post acute care facilities are going to have to become information processors adept at creating and using data. Objective Arts gives the post acute care institution the tools to compete in a bundled payment world in an efficient, unobtrusive manner.
Behavioral Healthcare is undergoing a transformation from an art to a data driven, outcome-focused sector of the health care world. Behavioral health is one of the five most expensive conditions in the U.S., and as such is gaining increasing attention both in improving outcomes and in controlling costs. As much as thirty percent of the adult population with some medical condition also have some behavioral health issue. The need to carefully understand the relationship between physical and behavioral health and to address behavioral issues in a systematic and complete way is driving the need for expert analytics. OA has worked with behavioral health organizations for years to enable them to tailor services and improve outcomes through analytics.
Justifying eligibility and accelerating government reimbursement demands fine grained management of a plethora of information. Using domain expert knowledge to predict the likelihood of eligibility can help the provider assure eligibility for patients. It can also assure that data submitted in support of reimbursement has the highest likelihood to result in a quick problem-free reimbursement for services delivered. Using technology to manage all the details of the submission can also make a huge difference in success. Our software is tailor made for this kind of information intensive process – where time and details count,and the stakes are high for both the service provider and the person in need of services.
Healthcare Risk Management
Risk stratification is a core process in the new health care world. Accountable Care Organizations, Value-Based Care, Bundled Payments all depend on stratification and the appropriate management of risk. But stratification has no value on its own. An organization must be able to manage the results of the stratification process to make it work. OA works with some of the best minds available to automate risk prediction so that it drives targeted action.