“I joined United Rheumatology as I have been in solo rheumatology practice for most of the last 36 years and want to stay independent. I worked for Kaiser for the first two years of practice and did not enjoy having someone tell me how many patients to see per day and what days I could … Read moreRobin Dore, MD
“We are purchasing a new ultrasound machine for our practice. The best price we were able to negotiate on our own was $33,400.00. The exact same system throughprovista was $22,822.00.”
The aggregated data presents opportunities for commercialization. We currently have contracts with several commercial entities for data sales and are in discussion with others. While the fair market value of chart data has its limits*, the commercialization of data can provide a financial return that is substantially greater than the United Rheumatology Annual Practice Membership … Read moreWhat Are The Opportunities and Uses?
We partner with MDI, a Medical Data Aggregation and Analytics company, our preferred Vender. MDI in turn has an exclusive agreement with revelationMD (revMD), for the use of their software tool, syncMD. Who does what? First and foremost, every part of the process is performed in compliance with all applicable regulations. Your practice will sign … Read moreHow will data be collected?
Data from medical claims has served as a source of data that has been analyzed for medical research purposes. Most of us are familiar with researchers (Dan Solomon for example) who have made major contributions to the rheumatologic literature through analysis of claims and other data. Companies such as IMS commercialize claims data, aggregating massive … Read moreBackground