EZDI wins at Healthcare Innovation Challenge 2 by NASSCOM Centre of Excellence CoE-IoT & AI


October 6, 2021: EZDI, an AGS Health company, was announced as a winner at Healthcare Innovation Challenge (HIC) 2, an initiative of the NASSCOM Centre of Excellence CoE-IoT & AI held on September 30, 2021 aimed at bridging the gap for healthcare providers to adopt digital technology.

The key objectives of HIC are to:

  • Drive operational excellence by enabling automation of administrative processes and digitization of clinical workflows through the adoption of digital technology
  • Enable healthcare providers to nominate use cases as they relate to digital solution needs
  • Boost the program to enable the curation, evaluation and deployment of technology-led innovative solutions that address the nominated use cases

EZDI emerged as winner for the use case titled “Digital Clinical Assistant for Integrating with Legacy EHR” after being evaluated and shortlisted by an esteemed panel. The case was evaluated based on criteria established by the NASSCOM Centre of Excellence, which included:

  • Translating unstructured data from a legacy EMR into structured data using SNOMED clinical terms (CT)
  • Assisting clinicians by proactively suggesting SNOMED codes, using natural language processing (NLP) and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve and support coding results
  • Leveraging NLP and AI to streamline EMR coding by providing visibility into the data
  • Adhering to all compatibility standards published in the CDAC website.

EZDI has a 100% implementation success record with integrating legacy EMR technologies and translating unstructured data into actionable intelligence. EZDI supports individual implementation and success through customization, scalability and dedicated customer support.

About EZDI, an AGS Health Company

By designing a next-generation clinical NLP engine supporting advanced documentation and coding functions, EZDI turned its vision to reality. Their CAC and CDI solutions received tremendous feedback, providing system accuracy and ease of use. EZDI removes the data complexity and highlights what matters for healthcare professionals.

About AGS Health

AGS Health is an analytics-driven, technology-enabled organization that provides healthcare billing, coding and customized analytics services to some of the nation's largest healthcare organizations.The company was awarded 2021 Best-in-KLAS for Outsourced Coding and ranked as a leader for Extended Business Office. AGS Health partners with 85+ clients across different care settings, clinical specialties and billing systems.

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