Health Insurance Companies

Health Insurance companies, health centres (hospitals and clinics), and health care providers (physicians, laboratories, radiology centers, rehabilitation,…) are in permanent relation to offer the best services to their patients. Among them there is a permanent transfer of clinical information from patients, medical purpose and at the same time of billing. This scenario emerges the need for standard vocabularies to identify the catalogs of medical benefits. It is an essential step to promote the integration of information.

Why standards in mutual insurers?

Clinic objective: The patient gains

Through the implementation of standards the patient may have an own medical history that collect all your history of services provided through your provider, and will give you security as long as you can access such information in real time. At the same time this loyalty to the patient with your health care provider.

Administrative purpose: cost savings

The mutual billing departments to stop devote countless resources intended for billing processes. These processes are often source origin of incidences in the interpretation of prescription of medical acts, authorizations, etc…

Why standarizing

To share, integrate and compare data of laboratory, in evolutionary graphics

Provide the level of detail necessary to avoid ambiguities in the interpretation.

Interact with the electronic health record – health services

Benefits

Reduction of administrative errors.

Reduction of duplication of request for analytical testing.

Reduction of time and resources dedicated to the management of incidents.

Of fraud prevention and control

Avoid duplicates and inconsistencies.

How can BITAC help with the standarization:

Our 8 years experience in this sector, positions us as the leader in Spain in standardization of health care data through standards: SNOMED CT, LOINC, ICD9, ICD10, NANDA-NIC-NOC, UCUM, and others. We have methodology, knowledge and experience to deal with large-scale standardization projects.

Services we offer:

Study of the adequacy of the evidence to LOINC, SNOMED CT, ICD-10 among others.

Mapping catalogs to LOINC, SNOMED CT, ICD-10,.. .etc and creation of synchronization mechanisms.

Training

Terminology consulting.

In the case of several standards, implementation of terminology servers