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The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

The ACA – An Intersection between Health Policy and Community Health

Author: Cognosante

The Cognosante Performance Center: a better way to deliver project management excellence

Cognosante has made a significant investment in project management excellence by establishing the Cognosante Performance Center, an innovative centralized unit for project and quality management dedicated to improving performance objectives for all our clients. The center maintains and monitors our elite quality and service delivery industry certifications and appraisals, including ISO 9001:2008 and CMMI maturity […]
Author: Anita Griner
Anita Griner

Mapping fraud, waste, and abuse

Fraud, waste, and abuse are serious problems in healthcare, diverting badly needed resources away from critical patient care. For example, it’s estimated that the federal share of improper Medicaid program payments totaled $29.12 billion in 2015. To combat this epidemic, Cognosante is using cutting-edge health IT tools that are helping our customers identify and combat […]
Author: Ryan Bilbo
Ryan Bilbo

Are passwords dead?

Stronger methods of authentication will continue to gain ground as businesses, government agencies, and healthcare organizations look to tighten cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is very much on people’s minds these days. Hackers have made their way into nearly all types of databases, from major retailers and government agencies to healthcare facilities. The Ponemon Institute estimates that cyber […]
Author: Stephen Gantz
Stephen Gantz

Build, Seed, Then Pave: Creating data-driven solutions for healthcare customers

Sometimes, truly innovative solutions break the rules. Project managers sometimes tell a story about how smart architects rely on an approach known as “Build, Seed, Then Pave­” so that the completed project meets the objectives of the client. Take the design of a college or professional campus, for example. The traditional (and less effective) method […]
Author: Len Discenza
Len Discenza

Effective Medicaid Consumer Engagement: Thinking Outside the Box

Person-centered approach Many individuals enrolled in Medicaid also access services from other state human services agencies and community-based providers. Deploying a “whole person” approach for enrollees—supported by modern tools and one-to-one support—can increase beneficiary engagement while lowering a state’s overall costs and administrative burden. The Medicaid landscape is changing Since implementation of the Affordable Care […]
Author: Rebecca Bruno
Rebecca Bruno
State health and human services

Joining Forces to Help Change How Healthcare is Delivered, Especially to Veterans

Cognosante and BITS executives share their perspectives on why the union of their two companies is a great step forward in helping solve critical issues for our nation’s Veterans.

Author: Y. Michele Kang
Y. Michele Kang
Military and Veterans' health