(OTC: IGMB), which wholly owns healthcare technology company HealthDatix, and clinical quality reporting
and population health analytics company Clinigence Holdings, Inc., have signed a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which the companies will combine in a stock-for-stock merger transaction, the companies said.
Clinigence, LLC, founded in 2010 and based in Atlanta, Georgia, is a pioneer in clinical quality reporting
"The addition of Peak Health Solutions will expand our workforce solutions and enable AMN to offer our clients services in accurately coding diagnosis and procedure codes, which is critical to clinical quality reporting
and the financial health of healthcare organizations."
CMS is working to standardize ABCS indicators as part of clinical quality reporting
requirements among physician offices, hospitals, health departments, insurers, assisted-living facilities, and related health-care providers and systems (3).
"For clinical quality reporting
to become routine, the administrative burden of reporting must be reduced," CMS said.
"CMS recognizes that for clinical quality reporting
to become routine, the administrative burden of reporting must be reduced," according to an agency statement.