TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - Mar 15, 2013) - MedHOK, which delivers industry leading actionable healthcare solutions for care, quality and compliance across an integrated cloud-based platform, has been named the winner of the Tampa Bay Business Journal's 2013 BizTech Innovation of the Year Award.
The award recognizes MedHOK as an organization in the Tampa Bay area who continues to make substantial gains in the development, implementation and utilization of their technology across their entire enterprise, including their valued clients. Winners were determined by a distinguished panel of judges in the Tampa Bay business community and announced yesterday during the 2013 BizTech Innovation Awards luncheon.
"This recognition is a true testament to the hard work and dedication our team has put into the development and maintenance of our proprietary platform," said Anil Kottoor, president and CEO, MedHOK. "As an organization that is dedicated to utilizing the latest technological innovations to improve care, quality and compliance for healthcare organizations, it is an honor to be recognized for our achievements in this arena."
MedHOK's single platform for care, quality and compliance, provides insurance carriers, pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), accountable care organizations (ACOs) and integrated health networks with the tools they need to view patient information in real time and make it immediately available across the care continuum. By doing so in a manner that is meaningful to each end user, MedHOK's platform creates actionable healthcare wherein individual providers and integrated delivery systems can proactively close care gaps, comply with federal and state regulations, enhance care management and improve Star, HEDIS® and other quality scores.
The unique Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) model allows clients to rapidly deploy and easily maintain MedHOK's scalable solutions, for lower up-front and ongoing costs. MedHOK's software is fully NCQA-certified for HEDIS®, Pay for Performance and Disease Management Performance Measures and compliant with CMS and State regulations, to ensure consistent application of rules and regulations.
Tampa, Fla.-based MedHOK has more than 23 million lives in production, making it one of the healthcare industry's fastest-growing PaaS (platform as a service) companies. Its integrated single platform for care management, quality and compliance helps health plans, PBMs, ACOs and public and private payers meet objectives across business lines by facilitating real-time information sharing with all stakeholders to address disease management and care coordination, clinical quality and utilization review, and quality and financial measures. MedHOK's platform holds 2013 HEDIS® certification and 2012 Pay for Performance and Disease Management performance measures certification.