Cura Consulting Solutions, Inc.

A Healthcare Information Technology Company

 

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Management Consulting

 

Management consulting services are organized into the following categories:

 

*      Strategic consulting

*    Technical consulting: General and Vendor based

*    Operational Redesign

*    Regulatory Support

 

Cura Consulting Solutions supports the following strategic IT consulting services:

 

Strategic Consulting Services

 

*      Executive IT mentoring

*      Due diligence of information systems

*      Facilities and other management of IT systems

*      Strategic planning

 

 Technical Consulting: General and Vendor-based

 

General

 

*           Vendor selection

*      Contract negotiations

*      System design

*      System implementation

*      RFP development

*      Project management

*      Aligning information and operational systems

*      Technical support for IT networks, hardware, operating system and office based

           systems

 

Vendor-Based

 

*             Cerner Millennium:  Application-based consulting services

*      Meditech Magic and client/server:  Application-based consulting services

*      Quadramed's Affinity Application based consulting services

 

Operational Redesign

  

Clinical Documentation Redesign

Redesign documentation process in patient care areas to improve quality of patient care and reduce expenses (such as overtime)

 

Health Information Management

Implement processes to re-align HIM department functions around information systems for example image based patient record

 

Revenue Cycle Optimization

Optimize the revenue cycle including medical records, admitting, case management, discharge planning, billing & collections

 

Benchmarking

Analyze benefit realization in the context of information technology spending

 

Cost Accounting and Productivity Monitoring

Develop and implement standards in cost accounting and productivity monitoring systems using national and in-house developed RVUs

 

Supply Chain Management

Optimize - acquisition of supply costs,  cost of handling and delivery of supplies, and supply utilization by care providers

 

Physician Utilization Management

Optimize physician resource utilization - proactively and retroactively

 

Incentive Systems

Establish incentive plans in hospital departments such as IT and HIM

 

Regulatory Support

 

 HIPAA Transaction and Code Sets and IT Security

Provide readiness assessment;  gap analysis and remediation planning and implementation

 

JCAHO

Information Management:  plan, design, write-up, implement

 

Error Reduction Initiatives

Provide support for the following system strategies:  CPOE;  e-MAR; Bar-coding and EMRs