Timely and standard-based, bi-directional communication between the health department and the patient fraternity is based on adequate Health Information Exchange (HIE) software. Optum, a part of the UnitedHealth Group, provides advanced HIE solutions to bring together clinical information from all systems in a network quickly and accurately.
Optum HIE Core Framework includes all the technology needed for HIE including identity management, clinical results delivery, aggregation services and security. “Optum enhances care coordination and patient safety by electronically sharing information throughout the community,” says Larry Renfro, CEO, Optum. Optum HIE reporting and analytics analyzes all available clinical data to identify positive or negative impacts on the patients and community, identify potential gaps in patient care, and find patients eligible for registries and care management programs.
Further, Optum One, a premier product of Optum supports and unites multiple tools to help decision makers identify their costliest patients and
uncover gaps in care. By integrating the data for care management, Optum One reduces expenses avoiding costly hospitalizations for patients with chronic illnesses.
Optum enhances care coordination and patient safety by electronically sharing information throughout the community
“Our experts are committed to delivering technologies that make it easier and simpler for health professionals to connect, share and collaborate information that enhances patient care and improves workflow efficiency,” says Renfro. Optum enables the secure delivery of health claims and clinical information for more than 1-in-7 Americans.