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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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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

PTSD Awareness: Part 2

To help build awareness around National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Day, we sat down with Sergio Cortes, Cognosante’s Marketplace Services Desk Supervisor, to gather his thoughts on the effects of PTSD—a mental health issue that may develop in those who have experienced traumatic events. Cortes joined the Army National Guard when he was 17 years […]

Military and Veterans' health

PTSD Awareness: Part 1

June 27 marks National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Day, a day devoted to generating awareness of PTSD—a mental health issue that may develop in those who have experienced traumatic events. We sat down with Steve Schliesman, Army Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) and vice president and general manager of Cognosante’s Military and Veterans Health business unit to […]

Military and Veterans' health

Advancing government Electronic Health Record software

Context The Open Source Electronic Health Record Alliance’s (OSEHRA) mission is to build and support an open source community of users, developers, service providers, and researchers engaged in advancing electronic health record (EHR) software. The U.S. government supports OSEHRA in encouraging open source EHR-related software development from the private sector and other government agencies. Challenge Open […]

Military and Veterans' health

Enabling increased access to care for Veterans

Context Cognosante contracted with a U.S. government department which has a goal of providing eligible Veterans with the care they need at the right time, at the right place, from the right provider, which in some cases is a local community care provider. To meet this goal, they offer referrals to community providers and decrease […]

Military and Veterans' health