MADISON, Wis., Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) announces that it has expanded its client base to include some of the most respected healthcare providers in the United States, including Dignity Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente, Mayo Clinic, Partners Healthcare and Scripps Healthcare. These prestigious sites add to the over 180 contracted health systems with over 1400 unique care facilities nationwide.
In addition to NDSC's rapid growth in the United States, the company's ESR iGuide solution has expanded across Europe to power CDS programs in seven countries including Ireland, Sweden, Qatar, Germany, Russia, Croatia and Spain.
"2016 has been a year of rapid growth for NDSC," said Bob Cooke, VP of Marketing, NDSC. "The quality and depth of our content, coupled with our unique approach to guideline delivery has earned us the trust of content producers, EMR vendors and healthcare providers. CareSelect Imaging's expanded content set, based on our foundational ACR Select™ solution, has made it the market standard for compliance with PAMA and the foundational tool to drive value based imaging."
At RSNA 2016, NDSC is highlighting its CareSelect Imaging CDS solution. CareSelect Imaging expands on the company's foundational ACR Select platform, the result of a partnership with the American College of Radiology, to deliver a comprehensive solution featuring Appropriate Use Criteria from all CMS qualified provider led entity medical specialty societies. AUC sources include the American College of Radiology, the American College of Cardiology, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network and the Society for Pediatric Radiology.
"Our clients trust CareSelect Imaging with ACR Select, not only to implement imaging stewardship programs, but to provide a complete solution to the requirements of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 and other value based care mandates," said Cooke. "CareSelect Imaging establishes a platform to create positive impact across the care continuum."
NDSC is the preferred solution for imaging decision support for every major EMR vendor across the care continuum including Epic, Cerner, Meditech, McKesson, Allscripts, and NextGen Healthcare.
"Our relationship with the American College of Radiology has honed our ability to accurately render national standard guidelines into point of care decision support artifacts, and is at the foundation of our growth." said Michael Mardini, CEO, NDSC. "Together with our seamless EMR workflow integration, we are rapidly becoming the de-facto standard for EMR delivered clinical guidelines."
More Information about CareSelect Imaging is available at nationaldecisionsupport.com/imaging
About National Decision Support Company
National Decision Support Company provides enterprise wide Clinical Decision Support solutions that enable more efficient and appropriate care, improve population health, and save money. Our CareSelect technology platform converts published guidelines from credible, compliant content sources into actionable decision support criteria delivered directly into the EMR workflow.
About CareSelect Imaging
CareSelect Imaging™ expands on the ACR Select Technology Platform to deliver a comprehensive range of Appropriate Use Criteria for diagnostic imaging. AUC is sourced from qualified Provider Led Entities (qPLE) including the American College of Radiology, the American College of Cardiology and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network®. Criteria is delivered directly into the EMR workflow to provide actionable, PAMA compliant decision support in real time. CareSelect Imaging™ is fully embedded within the order entry systems of all leading EMR platforms.
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