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Recapping the SHIEC 2017 Conference

by Josh Firstenberg, Account Executive

I was asked to represent Verato during the Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative (SHIEC) conference held in Indianapolis. The conference was thriving with ideas to improve patient care, patient experience, and overall outcomes. Topics on Patient Centered Data Home (PCDH), Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP), Interoperability, and Behavioral Health were some of my favorites, perhaps because their use cases depend tremendously on accurate identity resolution.

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IBM Initiate Struggles to Make Matches

If You Use IBM Initiate, You Need to Read This

IBM Initiate is a state-of-the-art master patient index (MPI) solution with best-of-breed patient matching capabilities. But it requires thousands or millions of potential matches to be manually reviewed. Learn how you can automatically match those potential matches, saving the time and effort of manual review.

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MPI cleanups are a thing of the past

MPI Cleanups Are a Thing of the Past

It’s time for organizations to stop performing MPI cleanups. Verato offers a subscription service that lets organizations prevent duplicates from being created in the first place.

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AHIMA16 – How to Unlock Big Data to Analyze Populations

Population health and analytics are at the forefront of almost every discussion about the future of healthcare. But the ability to analyze the health of a population is dependent on the accuracy with which claims, clinical, biographical, and other data can be aggregated and assembled into complete views of each patient.

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CHIME National Patient ID Challenge – Blitz Round

We are excited to have entered the CHIME National Patient ID Challenge Blitz Round! We think that the Challenge will spur innovative solutions for patient identification—therefore, what is most important is the interoperability of those solutions.

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A Recap of Our Week at HIMSS16

Verato had a great week at HIMSS16 in Las Vegas. Many members of our marketing, sales, and executive leadership teams made it out at one point or another to learn more about HIT, to network with other HIT professionals, and to spread the word about our unique patient matching solution that drives interoperability.

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How to Achieve Accurate Identity Matching without the Sweat Equity

by Jon Case, Senior Solutions Architect

If you’ve ever renovated a house or bought a “fixer-upper,” you know all about sweat equity—it’s the painstaking investment of time and labor that goes into the project. What you might not know is when you buy a modern identity matching solution—whether a Data Quality (DQ), Master Data Management (MDM), or Master Patient Index (MPI) tool—you are signing up for more sweat equity than you realize.

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