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Optum Awarded Two VA Healthcare Services Contracts

Optum‘s federal government health services unit has secured two contracts from the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide medical disability exams and telehealth lifestyle coaching services to military veterans. The company said Wednesday its OptumServe business will perform scheduled lifestyle consultation over the phone to help veterans who receive care from 20 VA …

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Optum Hires Retired Army Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho to Support Military, Veteran Health Business

Patricia Horoho, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general, has joined Optum to lead the company’s efforts to deliver information technology-based support services to active duty military personnel, veterans and their families. She will be responsible for helping align Optum’s healthcare technology, operations and data analytics offerings with its government support …

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Optum, VA Pick 3 Teams to Develop Medical Tech for Military Vets with Brain Injuries

The Department of Veterans Affairs and Optum have selected three finalists from the “Demo Day” competition of the 2nd annual Brain Trust: Pathways to InnoVAtion to pilot medical technologies that can help clinicians to prevent, diagnose or treat veterans who have experienced traumatic brain injuries. Optum said Friday The Daptly Display, Save a Warrior and King-Devick Technologies …

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Bill Miller: Optum Bolsters Healthcare IT Service Offerings, Forms Alliance with Cisco

Optum has expanded its portfolio of information technology services intended to help medical facilities update their IT systems for operational and clinical management. The Analytics Data Warehouse Services offering is designed to identify patient care, quality and cost trends in a hospital and the IT Infrastructure Services platform is built …

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Optum Helps Manage Accountable Care Program; Chris Pricco Comments

Optum, UnitedHealthcare and WESTMED Medical Group have collaborated on an accountable care organization program that leverages Optum analytics tool designed to manage health records. WESTMED has seen improvements in health quality scores, patient satisfaction and care coordination across the organization since the ACO initiative launched a year ago, Optum said …

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Two Healthcare Orgs Implement Optum Subsidiary’s Analytics Platform

Healthcare organizations located in St. Louis and in Minnesota’s Twin Cities region are using an Optum subsidiary’s clinical analytics platform for their population health management and accountable care strategies. St. Louis-based Mercy is the country’s sixth-largest Catholic healthcare system and HealthEast is the largest healthcare organization located in the Minneapolis-St. Paul …

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New Optum-Dignity Health JV Aims to Help Manage Healthcare Data; Lloyd Dean Comments

Optum and Dignity Health have launched a new joint venture that will work with healthcare clients on managing patient registration, documentation, billing, payment and other types of health data. Optum360 will provide revenue cycle management and medical record documentation services to customers by using Optum’s analytics technology with a Dignity …

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