Fusion Health Advantage® Data Warehouse

Healthcare Data Management & Reporting Challenges

Hospitals and healthcare organizations alike are battling the challenge of data management compounded by the necessity of regulatory reporting. To manage these diverse needs, multiple software systems typically exist to support various operations including: in-patient service lines, disease specific reporting, preventative care initiatives and other specializations.

In our experience, we have helped healthcare organizations facing these types of issues affecting operational, clinical and financial reporting integrity.

Data strategy & Governance

Better Health For Populations – Fusion Advantage®™ Data Warehouse

To achieve reliable, repeatable reporting and analysis, diverse data sources must be integrated into a single repository known as an enterprise data warehouse. Our approach to this solution is unique because the Fusion Advantage®™ data warehouse is comprised of multiple pre-built data models providing “out-of-box” functionality for key functional areas including;

  • Regulatory Requirements: CMS, TJC, ACO, PQRS Stage 1 & 2, AHRQ, PCIP Meaningful use
  • Departmental Needs: pre-procedural, procedural, operative, post-operative, intensive care, in-patient and out-patient
  • Operational Efficiency: throughput, time, admission, medication, nursing management
  • Financial / Organizational Effectiveness: like revenue cycle; professional services and forecasting.

The Fusion Advantage®™ data warehouse allows you to start with one department within your healthcare organization or hospital and expand over time to include other functional areas. This is a more cost effective and efficient approach to business intelligence because it allows chief medical information officers and their staff to make strategic decisions about specific areas of improvement, while aligning their investment with Key Performance Indicators across the healthcare operational units.

Data strategy & Governance

Fusion Health Advantage® approach to information management allows your health organization to realize a greater ROI for your EPIC(R) investment by extending Cogito. Our pre-built extensions allow you to get more out of your EPIC data faster and with higher end user satisfaction.

Fusion Health Advantage® Data Warehouse Architecture 1

The figure above illustrates the horizontal application of key data model components involved in the Fusion Advantage®™ data warehouse development approach.