Challenges Facing Health IT
Salient CRGT’s Melissa Chapman appears on Washington DC News Channel 8’s “Government Matters” with host Francis Rose discussing broad challenges facing the health IT exchange landscape, roadblocks to interoperability, and how the HHS’s work will contribute to better outcomes.
Advancing Health Missions Across the Government
Salient CRGT’s technical maturity and deeper understanding of health mission requirements make us a go-to partner for federal health clients who need a comprehensive approach to designing new health IT solutions while maximizing current IT investments. We staff and support mission-critical programs across the healthcare value chain—from the discovery of new therapies, to the regulatory review of innovative medical products, through safety surveillance and payment for care. We provide both health domain experts and technology experts who are well-versed in emerging technologies and health IT solutions.
Supporting Our Health Clients
Our health clients—such as the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and federal healthcare providers, including the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Defense Health Agency (DHA)—serve as the nation’s largest repositories of health data and knowledge. Our technologists and health experts develop and deploy the health application systems that facilitate their missions, host those applications and their data in our cloud/hybrid cloud environments, and manage the secure networks on which they run.
Discovery and Clinical Research
Salient CRGT houses more than 350 data analytics experts and 100 health domain subject matter experts who are well-versed in emerging technologies and health IT solutions. They develop and deploy health application systems that facilitate our clients’ missions, host those applications and their data in our cloud and hybrid cloud environments, and manage the secure networks on which they run.
Salient CRGT maximizes the public impact of health research by providing timely and powerful analytic support that accelerates the adoption of new findings. We provide expert scientific research and analysis of current clinical delivery best practices. We identify trends for analysis and predictors for near-term and long-term clinical specialties and treatments, developing guidelines that establish standards of care. We also have domain experts with both federal and commercial pharma/biotech experience in building agile applications and health IT solutions for Phase II – IV clinical trials.
Regulatory Oversight and Surveillance
Our health IT experts have both federal and commercial experience in building Agile solutions that address regulatory oversight and surveillance challenges. For example, we develop critical applications for the FDA that are designed to enable regulatory review of medical products—from centralized receipt of electronic submissions to global data analyses of product and manufacturing quality trends.
Salient CRGT’s Agile Software Development and HealthAccelTM Health Analytics provide go-to methodologies for ensuring mission success. Salient CRGT provides expert scientific research and analysis of current clinical delivery best practices. We identify trends for analysis and predictors for near-term and long-term clinical specialties and treatments, developing guidelines that establish standards of care.
We foster transformative technologies to help clients move rapidly from inspiration to implementation and dissemination. Salient CRGT staff provide secure data enclaves to foster collaborative research, and leverage data standards and open API’s to create interoperable systems with powerful data collection, discovery, analysis, and visualization tools, along with role based access to collaborative portals allowing clients to rapidly investigate, deploy, and measure the impact of new ideas. Through these approaches we maximize the public impact of scientific research by accelerating adoption of new findings and providing timely and powerful analytic support for decision makers.
We facilitate committees and work groups developing health policy, associated protocols, presentations, peer-reviewed articles, and papers for the treatment of civilians, veterans, service members, and their beneficiaries. Our communications professionals provide focused outreach and public affairs support including communications planning and measurement, media relations support, graphic design, web content management, and social media.
Reimbursement and Care Value
Our expertise in Big Data and predictive analytics enables our clients to accelerate their analyses and support their missions with more accuracy and quality. In particular, our HealthAccelTM methodologies pair health IT and data analytics to build evidence-based policy recommendations based on multiple sources of electronic health records, medical product safety and efficacy data, and payment data. Used by top federal health agencies, HealthAccelTM’s comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach helps to solve crucial health issues by accelerating data analytics projects that focus on issues such as suicide prevention and traumatic brain injury among veterans.
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