Leveraging Longitudinal Clinical Laboratory Results to Improve Prenatal Care
This article from The American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC) summarizes the collaboration between a clinical laboratory (TriCore Reference Laboratories) and a managed care organization that improved prenatal care and outcomes through real-time, actionable, laboratory-derived insights and care coordination.
Opportunity for Real-Time, Longitudinal Clinical Laboratory Data to Enhance Diabetes Disease Surveillance: A Cross-Sectional, Laboratory Database–Enabled Population Study
Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine
Dr. Teofilo Borunda Duque and the Clinical Solutions team at Rhodes Group published their work with TriCore Reference Laboratories demonstrating how laboratories can play a role in population health, specifically monitoring diabetes. They used the Rhodes Repository Engine to identify the number of diabetics in New Mexico and compared it against the CDC’s methodology of estimating the number of diabetics.
The Value of Laboratory Information Augmenting a Managed Care Organization's Comprehensive Diabetes Care Efforts in New Mexico
This article from The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine (JALM)
discusses how managed care organizations (MCOs) can use claim and prescription data to identify members for comprehensive diabetes care, thereby improving the HEDIS measure in this category.