“Explorys will be an important asset in expanding our overall capabilities by connecting vital data and forming it into actionable information to improve care for all Coloradans for generations to come,” stated Dana Moore, Centura Health’s SVP and CIO.
Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) July 24, 2012
Explorys announced today that Centura Health has selected the Explorys platform and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) applications to power their Accountable Care Organization (ACO) and Patient Centered Medical Home initiatives. This partnership is a foundational part of the Centura 2020 Strategic Plan to “Move Upstream” to manage health throughout Colorado.
Centura Health has a vast network of more than 6,000 physician partners delivering advanced care, across 13 hospitals, seven senior living communities, medical clinics, affiliated partner hospitals, and home care and hospice services. The organization provides an integrated, far-reaching network of care that spans the entire state and is united in a single mission.
In efforts to strengthen their foundation and growing network, Centura Health chose Explorys as a key partner in their overall population health strategy to support their ACO and clinically integrated organization. Designed and inspired by physicians and informatics leaders, Explorys combines the most powerful healthcare computing platform in the world with turnkey solutions for data integration, reporting, business intelligence, clinical integration, governance, at-risk population management, cost of care measurement, and pay-for-performance solutions.
Centura Health will be utilizing the Explorys platform and EPM Application Suite to provide insight into at-risk populations, provider performance, and addressable risk for managing better outcomes and costs.
“As Colorado’s largest health care provider, we are committed to improving health care value, and will leverage technology through our team of connected networks and shared resources to deliver accessible, reliable, and cost-effective health care,” said Dana Moore, Centura Health’s Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. “Explorys will be an important asset in expanding our overall capabilities by connecting vital data and forming it into actionable information to improve care for all Coloradans for generations to come.”
“We set out to address the immensely important need to leverage BIG DATA across disparate healthcare ecosystems and help healthcare leaders put it in the hands of care teams that can improve and streamline care,” stated Explorys President, Charlie Lougheed. “We are thrilled to help enable Centura Health’s mission through our platform, applications, and services.”
About Centura Health
Centura Health, Colorado’s healthcare leader, is focused on connecting Coloradans to affordable, world-class care in every corner of the state. Centura Health’s integrated statewide network includes 13 hospitals, seven senior living communities, medical clinics, affiliated partner hospitals, Flight For Life® Colorado, and home care and hospice services. Approximately 15,100 of the best hearts and minds in medicine, along with 6,000 physician partners, have access to the most technologically advanced tools available. For Coloradans, this means the top expertise and technology is right where you need it – close to where you are. We reach beyond hospital walls to connect with people at every stage of life to bring them life-enriching compassion and life-affirming hope – connections that only Centura Health can make. For information on Centura Health or any of the facilities in our network, please visit http://www.centura.org.
Founded in 2009 and originally inspired at Cleveland Clinic, Explorys provides the first secure cloud-computing Enterprise Performance Management Platform for Healthcare powered by BIG DATA. The rising costs of healthcare and the need for better outcomes are driving leading healthcare providers to more effectively leverage their data to improve quality, patient satisfaction, and support Medical Home and Accountable Care (ACO) models. Adopted by 12 major integrated healthcare systems 15 million cared-for-lives, 114 hospitals, and thousands of providers and ambulatory venues, Explorys is the fastest growing healthcare BIG DATA platform in the United States.
For more information, visit http://www.explorys.com.