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The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

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Securing Sensitive Data and Systems in the Cloud

Security must be the foundation of any large government cloud project. Fortunately, today’s cloud-based environments are more secure than on-premises data centers. Agencies looking to benefit from cloud technology can do so with the confidence that sensitive data will be protected, in accordance with the highest Federal standards of security and privacy. The current challenge […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Military and Veterans' health, Data and Technology, Federal Civilian programs (non Health)

Ensuring Patient Privacy in an Interoperable World

Interoperability requires a holistic approach. For the American health care system to reap the benefits of full health information exchange, solution providers must apply our expertise to every aspect of data transmission. Proven by our involvement with the Da Vinci Project, we are committed to infusing data protection into the development of data standards to ensure privacy concerns are assessed early and often. We also ensure that patients and organizations can trust that the data being shared […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Data and Technology

Data Sharing to Improve Patient Experience

Achieving a fully interoperable healthcare system requires solving complex data challenges. As a founding member of the Da Vinci Project, Cognosante works with industry partners to build the foundation for smooth and safe movement of patient data throughout the healthcare system.   Currently, the Da Vinci Project team is working to enable prior authorization review and approval in […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Data and Technology

Addressing Complex Data Challenges Across the Healthcare System

One of the most complex data challenges in healthcare is interoperability. Data standards can improve the way we experience healthcare, but that means taking numerous stakeholders, multiple data standards, and transmission of large amounts of clinical and administrative data into consideration.  During these emergent times of COVID-19 pandemic management, it’s critical to ensure data moves […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services, Military and Veterans' health, Data and Technology

Cognosante helps resolve application and eligibility issues to aid consumers in obtaining health insurance

In October 2013, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) officially allowed consumers to enroll for health insurance. During open enrollment, millions of consumers attempted to obtain health insurance through the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (Healthcare.gov). Many consumers who applied for coverage had experienced a change in life circumstances—a new job, a new child, or loss of prior […]

Federal health programs

Cognosante helps uninsured enroll for health coverage under ACA

Context: The roll-out of Affordable Care Act (ACA) technology systems were unprecedented in size, complexity, and scope. It was also necessary to plan and staff the on-the-ground, in-person outreach necessary to ensure broad participation in the health insurance marketplace, especially in Federally Facilitated Marketplace states. Yet the Americans most at risk of being uninsured may require […]

Federal health programs, State health and human services