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PDS Attended MGMA19 | The Operations Conference

MGMA logoPDS Attended the MGMA19 | The Operations Conference from April 14 - 15, 2019 in Austin, TX.

This was the first year PDS attended and exhibited at MGMA's Operations Conference. The Operations Conference is centered on making the operations of individual private practice and large health systems more efficient through innovative patient-focused products, services and strategies. It was great to network and connect with the other attendees who shared their challenges and to discuss  PDS’ solutions with them.

PDS Attended MGMA19 | The Financial Conference

MGMA logoPDS Attended the MGMA19 | The Financial Conference from March 3 - 5, 2019 in Las Vegas, NV.

MGMA's Financial Conference is one of PDS' favorite conferences to attend and exhibit at. The ability to listen and learn from other healthcare industry peers was invaluable. It was inspiring to network, connect, and reconnect with the other attendees.

Using Analytics for Strategic Growth

WebinarIconIf you missed our February 20, 2019 webinar, visit our YouTube Channel to view it and watch our other webinars on various topics in healthcare, visualization, analytics, dashboarding, business intelligence and data warehousing.

PDS Attended the HIMSS 19 Conference

PDS Attended the HIMSS 19 Conference from February 11 - 15, 2019 in Orlando, FL.

It was great to network, connect, and reconnect with the other attendees. Gaining knowledge from industry peers and learning new innovative technology are two  of the many reasons why PDS enjoys attending the HIMSS Global Conference every year.

Women’s Health USA Leverages PDS Software for Data Visualization

SOUTHBURY, CONN. (PRWEB) January 7, 2019 

Women's Health USA is one of the largest physician practice management companies in the United States, partnering with high-quality women’s health groups – including more than 600 physicians throughout the country – to help them remain independent and strong. Recently Women's Health USA implemented PDS DASH software for Analytical Dashboarding to better improve transparency, operations and communication. 

Developed by Practical Data Solutions, PDS DASH software is specifically tailored for today’s healthcare environment. It allows professionals to create and distribute highly visual data in a matter of days while blending a multitude of metrics. With a goal of providing quality care to patients in a timely manner, PDS DASH serves as an important asset to Women's Health USA. 

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St. Clair Medical Services Implements Integrated Analytics and Dashboarding for Patient Access and Revenue Cycle

SOUTHBURY, CONN. (PRWEB) DECEMBER 17, 2018 

St. Clair Medical Services, an affiliate of St. Clair Hospital and a multi-specialty physician organization, has implemented Practical Data Solutions (PDS) iMPower to expand its analytical and reporting capabilities. 

The implementation allows the hospital to leverage its existing infrastructure using Centricity Practice Solutions. Practical Data Solutions (PDS) extracts data from Centricity Billing and Scheduling to create relational datamarts for revenue cycle and patient access. Staging datasets from these modules enables St. Clair to automate and enhance a wide variety of reporting capabilities, including integration of patient satisfaction and benchmark data by department and location. 

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University of Mississippi Medical Center Chooses PDS iMPower Web Analytics for Optimized Financial, Operational and Revenue Cycle Management

SOUTHBURY, CONN. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 29, 2018 

Practical Data Solutions announces The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), a national nonprofit health system, has upgraded to PDS iMPower Web Analytics as their primary revenue cycle analytical solution. PDS iMPower upgrades software previously installed by PDS in 2008 giving UMMC faster turnaround on reporting to departments and physicians and will better empower the medical center to make timely management decisions. 

UMMC, located in Jackson, is the state’s only academic health science center. The organization’s three-part mission is to improve the lives of Mississippians by educating tomorrow’s healthcare professionals, by conducting health sciences research and by providing cutting-edge patient care. They have worked with PDS for more than 10 years. 

PDS iMPower Web Analytics give users the ability to put critical business information into the hands of physician leaders, managers and executives, providing opportunities to utilize interactive visualizations across Key Performance Indicators. When combined with PDS DASH, PDS iMPower can create integrated dashboards across disparate billing, scheduling, financial and clinical systems, leveraging leading analytics from MicroStrategy, bundled with PDS’ proven track record of healthcare expertise and methodology. 

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Practical Data Solutions Empowers New England Neurological Associates to Move Forward with PDS Visual Dashboards

SOUTHBURY, CONN. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 08, 2018

Since 1969, New England Neurological Associates has provided high-quality care and sophisticated services to patients seeking prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of neurological and neurosurgical disorders. As the organization continues to grow, explains Rob Wasserman, CEO of New England Neurological Associates, “We needed a consistent way to report data coming from different applications and systems and channel it into a single graphical dashboard report that could be distributed to multiple users in a quick, efficient manner. PDS DASH met that need.” 

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Practical Data Solutions Empowers Graybill Medical Group to Move Forward with PDS DASH

Graybill Medical Group has selected PDS DASH to empower them to automate and build best-practice physician and group dashboards for revenue cycle, patient access and quality. 

SOUTHBURY, Conn. (PRWEB) September 12, 2018 -- Located in California, Graybill Medical Group started as a small family practice in 1932 and has grown into San Diego North County region’s largest independent multispecialty medical group. “With more than 80 physicians and 10 locations, we knew we needed a robust set of tools to provide productivity,” says Jeanne Williams, Finance Manager. “PDS DASH allows us to automate reporting, which was a key decision point for us.” 

PDS DASH is PDS’ proprietary software application that enables clients to rapidly publish highly visual dashboards. First introduced in 2012, PDS DASH blends data from a multitude of healthcare metrics, bursting them into various reports with lightning speed. Since incorporating PDS DASH, Graybill Medical Group has found it invaluable in creating multiple dashboards within a matter of hours. Their productivity continues to increase since they have leveraged PDS tools. 

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Practical Data Solutions (PDS) Welcomes Eddie Sanders

Practical Data Solutions is pleased to welcome Eddie Sanders as the newest member of our Analytics Programming Team. In his role as Senior Analytics Programmer, Eddie will be working with the PDS iMPower and PDS DASH solutions, and ETL programming to transform major healthcare application data. Eddie brings to PDS over 9 years working as a Healthcare Analytics Consultant at FTI Consulting, and ThinkFirst. Prior to that, Eddie was a BI Analyst at the Medical University of South Carolina, and worked directly with PDS and PDS software tool sets. He has a degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of South Carolina.

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