xPatterns Clinical-Auto Coding Improves the Speed & Accuracy of Medical Coding at Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
March 30, 2015 – BELLEVUE, Washington – Atigeo™, a compassionate technology company, today announced, Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine was able to increase their coder productivity as well as decrease their lag time between dates of service to dates billed without increasing coding staff, using xPatterns Clinical Auto-Coding (C.A.C.). Atigeo’s xPatterns C.A.C. also ensured coding accuracy and highlighted supporting documentation to justify level of service.
xPatterns C.A.C. is a complete coding solution for healthcare, improving the efficiency, accuracy as well as a revenue capture of the medical coding activity within healthcare organizations. Using advanced hybrid analytics, xPatterns C.A.C. automatically generates clinical codes, including ICD-10, directly from clinical encounter notes such as physician notes, lab results, and discharge records. C.A.C. is built atop Atigeo’s cloud-based hybrid analytics platform, xPatterns, designed for building enterprise-grade, intelligent big data applications. This allows xPatterns C.A.C. to achieve state-of-the-art EHR analysis, accurately generate clinical codes, and lower overhead to improve appropriate revenue capture.
“By using xPatterns C.A.C. we streamlined our date of service to billing process down to 2 days, which is the best we have ever done on fully reviewed notes. This means that we can process more of our patient encounters at a lower cost and recoup appropriate revenue faster than ever before,” said Dr. Greg Komenda of Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. “Our staff has also commented on how user friendly xPatterns C.A.C. is. And most importantly, the solution has allowed us to have our fastest, cleanest year-end closure ever.”
Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is a part of the Proliance Surgeons network, one of the largest surgical practices in the country, with 200 physicians specializing in Orthopaedics, Ear Nose & Throat, Ophthalmology, General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Proliance is committed to providing the highest quality of care available at over 60 offices throughout Washington State.
“Using xPatterns C.A.C. significantly increased our coder productivity without increasing coding staff. We loved that the system automatically tuned itself based on our data and user-feedback. We are very pleased with the accuracy and quality of the results. In almost all cases, the code recommendations are spot on, including the E/M codes,” said Jessica Weathers, Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Business Office Manager. “It has been wonderful to work with the Atigeo team. I am excited to advance our coding processes and capabilities utilizing xPatterns C.A.C.”
Atigeo is a compassionate technology company for a wiser planet. Its Enterprise-grade big data analytics platform, xPatterns, operates in the cloud or on premises to lower any company’s time and cost barrier for extracting knowledge from all available data. For more information, please visit atigeo.com or find us on TWITTERor LINKEDIN.
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