Anthem, Providence tap Vim for value-based care platform deployment
Anthem Blue Cross and Providence St. Joseph Health System are building out their value-based care program through a new partnership with Vim, the maker of a tech platform that connects payers and providers.
Vim’s platform integrates into hospitals’ existing electronic health records to give providers access to workflow applications while offering insurers insights into the point of care. It includes digital scheduling, referral guidance, benefits navigation and care gaps identification.
Vim will deploy across Providence hospitals in Southern California.
WHY THIS MATTERS
Value-based care has been on the horizon for a number of years, but the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the rate at which healthcare organizations adopt the technologies needed to execute these programs.
Tech-enabled tools such as telehealth, remote monitoring, data analytics and artificial intelligence are becoming key investment areas for hospitals to participate in value-based programs.Large multi-state health systems like Providence and smaller rural systems alike are putting their money into technology advancements that can improve their care quality.”Our wide and diverse network of providers share a commitment to quality and affordability, and Anthem’s program is a natural fit in our continued journey towards value,” Prub Khurana, CEO and chief strategy officer at Providence, said by statement. “Anthem and Vim’s […]