EHR Intelligence December 3, 2021
Hannah Nelson

Some providers across the ACO increased their healthcare quality score by over 20 percent just two weeks into the health IT implementation.

 – An EHR-agnostic health IT tool is helping an accountable care organization (ACO) in Nevada enhance healthcare quality across its network of providers.

In fact, just two weeks after the implementation of the Gaps App from health IT vendor IllumiCare, some provider organizations had increased their quality score by over 20 percent, according to Rhonda Hamilton, COO of Silver State ACO.

ACOs set healthcare quality measures that providers must meet, determining what care and coding requirements exist for patient populations. The Gaps App integrates these requirements directly into the EHR workflow for primary care providers (PCPs).

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