The SpectraMedix MIPS Solution will provide advanced data integration, measures reporting and quality improvement analytics to power Oswego Health’s MIPS Program Implementation
East Windsor, NJ — August 18, 2017 — Oswego Health has selected the SpectraMedix eMeasures360™ for MIPS Platform to implement its Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) program. eMeasures360™ for MIPS will enable Oswego Health to capture data, calculate and track MIPS measures, and submit results to CMS to help maximize Medicare reimbursements.
“Implementing MIPS among our providers is an essential step in Oswego Health’s transition to value-based care,” said Barry Ryle, Chief Information Officer, Oswego Health. “We chose SpectraMedix and eMeasures360™ for MIPS because they provide a one-stop solution for the entire MIPS reporting process. We also were impressed with the deep expertise of their MIPS team.”
eMeasures360™ for MIPS is a data aggregation and near real-time reporting solution. It provides measure drill-downs to help leadership, providers and analysts evaluate performance and take action to improve quality. Key benefits of eMeasures360™ for MIPS include:
- QCDR, Qualified Registry, and (CEHRT) reporting capabilities
- Support for all 243 MIPS quality measures and all 53 MIPS eCQMs
- Tools to extract and harmonize claims, clinical, survey and self-reported data
- The ability to combine billing and clinical data for MIPS reporting
- A validation process for MIPS measure calculation
- Near real-time MIPS performance tracking
- Tracking and attestation for the MIPS Improvement Activity and Advancing Care Information categories
Additionally, SpectraMedix provides a MIPS calculator to run payment scenarios that helps users evaluate total dollars at risk year over year based on unique organizational details
The SpectraMedix eMeasures360™ for MIPS solution is part of the SpectraMedix 360™ Platform of clinical and business intelligence solutions. The SpectraMedix 360™ Platform is utilized by hospitals, health systems, healthcare providers and payers to implement pay for performance and shared risk initiatives including MIPS, electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs), clinically integrated networks, Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and Medicaid Reform programs such as DSRIP.
Oswego Health, based in Oswego County, NY, is an integrated health system consisting of Oswego Hospital, The Manor at Seneca Hill, Springside at Seneca Hill, Oswego Health Homecare, Fulton Medical Center, Physician Care P.C., Central Square Medical Center and a partnership with St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center.
“SpectraMedix is excited to be working with Oswego Health,” said Raj Lakhanpal, MD, FRCS, FACEP, Chief Executive Officer, SpectraMedix. “We look forward to providing our expertise and technology to help them implement MIPS and transition to value-based care.”
SpectraMedix partners with hospitals, health systems, provider organizations, health information exchanges and payers to improve care delivery and support their transition to value-based payment models. Our industry leading SpectraMedix 360™ Platform, powered by the eMeasures360™ quality management and eureQa360™ population health intelligence solutions, provides advanced data integration, quality measurement and population health analytics capabilities to implement initiatives including the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), Medicaid reform programs, Clinically Integrated Networks, ACOs, financial risk modeling, bundled payments and electronic clinical quality measures.
About Oswego Health
Oswego Health is a nonprofit healthcare system that includes Oswego Hospital, a 164-bed community hospital providing acute medical, emergency, surgical, maternity and behavioral health care, as well as outpatient centers located throughout Oswego County including the Fulton Medical Center, offering urgent care, lab, medical imaging, physical therapy and occupational health services; and the Central Square Medical Center, offering urgent care, lab, medical imaging and physical therapy services.
The health system also operates The Manor at Seneca Hill, a skilled nursing facility that provides complete rehabilitation services and an Adult Day Health Services Program; Springside at Seneca Hill, an independent retirement community and Oswego Health Home Care, the only hospital-based certified home health care agency in Oswego County.
In addition, Oswego Health includes the Oswego Health captive professional corporation, Physician Care P.C., providing physician services in orthopedics, cardiology, otolaryngology (ENT), general surgery and primary care.