VIENNA, Va., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence (BI) software, today announced that Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) has selected MicroStrategy to support its new enterprise business intelligence solution, the Pathways Initiative. The Visiting Nurse Service of New York is the largest not-for-profit health care agency in the nation with more than 12,000 care providers.
The VNSNY Pathways Initiative will provide enhanced data analysis to identify and address issues faster, provide deeper analytical insights to develop targeted actions, and track and measure the impact of its actions. VNSNY managers and field staff, including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, and other professionals, will be able to access MicroStrategy-based patient-centric dashboards, reports, and analytics to help them more effectively manage patient relationships.
The Pathway Initiative will also enable VNSNY finance personnel to manage claims more effectively, perform forecasting and planning, and monitor profitability from case-level to program-level. VNSNY selected MicroStrategy for its intuitive dashboards, flexibility to expand data analysis to new business areas, and actionable analysis capabilities to support measurable business improvements.
"We are delighted that our organization will have access to timely information to help it achieve the best possible outcome for each patient," said Dr. Robert Rosati, Vice President of Clinical Informatics at the Visiting Nurse Service of New York. "Our MicroStrategy-based enterprise BI solution will provide our personnel with the enhanced insight and analytic capabilities to make faster, data-driven decisions."
"The Visiting Nurse Service of New York recognizes that reporting and analytics can play a critical role in enabling its staff to operate more efficiently and effectively," said Sanju Bansal, COO of MicroStrategy. "Health care organizations are harnessing the power of the MicroStrategy platform to increase the speed and quality of their decision making and clinical data analysis to improve patient outcomes."
About Visiting Nurse Service of New York
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to home and community-based health care. The Agency was established in 1893 by Lillian D. Wald, the founder of public health nursing in the United States. With over 12,000 highly skilled care providers, VNSNY is the largest not-for-profit home health care agency in the nation having made 2,409,000 professional visits in 2009. VNSNY has provided a full range of home healthcare to the New York metropolitan area for over 117 years. For more information, visit http://www.vnsny.org/.
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