NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginia Hospital Center, a national leader in healthcare quality and one of America's Top 100 Hospitals for 3 years in a row, has selected Aidin to transform how patient transitions impact post-acute outcomes and population health initiatives.
Using Aidin, Virginia Hospital Center will create a marketplace for post acute providers to openly compete for patient selection based on quality and satisfaction.
Virginia Hospital Center will retool its discharge practices to help patients consistently choose top quality post acute care, reducing readmission rates and improving patient satisfaction.
Aidin's efficient workflow, industry leading patient engagement tools, and embedded analytics will improve the efficiency of hospital staff, lower length of stay and help Virginia Hospital Center comply with the CMS IMPACT Act and its new rules on discharge planning.
Dr. Jeff DiLisi, Virginia Hospital Center's Chief Medical Officer, said: "Aidin will bring a new level of transparency for post acute care operations and outcomes, increasing value for our patients. Using Aidin we can better collaborate with our post acute partners to improve care for our patients and our community."
John Laursen, head of business development for Aidin, said: "Virginia Hospital Center is a market leader and has a strong history of continuous innovation. Aidin is excited to partner with VHC to address this critical need."
Aidin is a healthcare technology company used by the nation's leading health systems to improve patient transitions by empowering patients to identify and select the highest quality post acute providers. Aidin creates a post acute marketplace for hospitals and health systems that improves patient outcomes, increases hospital staff efficiency and maximizes risk-based reimbursement.
Learn more at www.myAidin.com.
About Virginia Hospital Center:
Virginia Hospital Center has provided exceptional medical services to the Washington, DC metropolitan area for 70 years and was again named one of America's 100 Top Hospitals® and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics. The hospital is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network – a national network of independent healthcare organizations. Virginia Hospital Center is a 350-bed not-for-profit, teaching facility, and it is designated as a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. For more information on Virginia Hospital Center Health System, please visit www.virginiahospitalcenter.com.
Contact: John Laursen, 1-773-485-4483, john@myAidin.com