PISCATAWAY, N.J., May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HealthEC, which earned the highest overall vendor satisfaction rating in KLAS Research’s 2017 Population Health Management (PHM) Report, today announced that Chief Information Officer Sita Kapoor has been recognized for her innovative work in population health management with Health Data Management’s 2018 Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT Award.

Kapoor, a data scientist with over 25 years of IT experience, oversees a team of engineers and analysts who design, build and deploy data analytics and care management technologies to improve the health of diverse patient populations. She and her team apply mathematical and computing models in the custom development of large-scale data integration and analytics solutions that empower physicians and health-care organizations to identify and engage at-risk patients requiring closer medical attention. Concurrently, practices and health systems rely on that granular data to track and report improved clinical performance to attain proper reimbursement under new payment models.

“I’m truly humbled to receive this award and appreciate being recognized for the important work our team is doing in population health management and value-based care,” Kapoor said. “To work in such an innovative industry, advance data analytics, and be part of such a dynamic group of industry-leading women is very special to me.”

Kapoor holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Rutgers University and earned a master’s degree in computer science from Stevens Institute of Technology. In addition to her work at HealthEC, she has established a non-for-profit entity supporting humanitarian projects in India and co-founded HealthCare InfoXchange India Pvt. Ltd. (HCX), a health-care company that aims to simplify processes related to healthcare in India.

About HealthEC
HealthEC is a KLAS-recognized Population Health Management Company integrating data from hundreds of EHRs, laboratory systems, payers’ claim submissions, HIEs, data warehouses and other sources to improve patient outcomes, manage costs and optimize patient quality of life for its customers. The company’s clinical analytics identify provider-specific patterns and guide patient care interventions for better care coordination activities and outcomes, lower cost resource utilization and maximum reimbursement. To learn more, visit our website; follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook; or call 800-444-0278, ext. 1500.

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