Concentra MRS and DataCare: Expediting UR Resolutions for Peer Review Workers’ Compensation Cases

Self-insured employers, TPAs, insurance carriers, and managed care providers face increasing cases of workers’ compensation claims/requests for authorization requiring physician peer review. DataCare is pleased to announce that Medical ReviewStream® by Concentra now uses DataCare’s web application, Ahshay, to provision peer review services. Medical Review Stream (MRS) is a URAC-accredited organization that delivers expert [...]

2020-12-04T22:20:31+00:00December 4th, 2020|

Ensuring Business Continuity Through COVID-19 & Beyond

Ensuring Business Continuity Through COVID-19 & BeyondMay 20, 2020Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, DataCare has ensured continuous business operations  support to clients (Fortune 500 corporations, national insurance carriers, TPAs, and more). By using DataCare's Ahshay Software-as-a-Service platform to its fullest potential, the majority of our clients have been able to maintain their volume, turnaround times, and [...]

2020-08-15T18:30:30+00:00May 20th, 2020|

Smooth Transition To A New Platform

We understand that the main underlying concern for any business is often change. This could be change of any kind: a new direction a company may take, introducing new products, on-boarding new hires, or even implementing a new software. DataCare takes immense pride in being a helpful and leading change agent to all of our [...]

2019-03-22T21:53:37+00:00March 22nd, 2019|

Taking On Case Management, One Patient At A Time

Taking On Case Management, One Patient At A Time “We want to expedite the process behind helping the injured worker return to work. This will influence a win-win situation for both the worker and the company”, stated Eddie Braun, Vice President and CFO of IW Care Connection (IWCC). With a goal of minimizing injured workers’ [...]

2018-10-26T21:59:12+00:00October 26th, 2018|

Official SOC 2 Announcement

DataCare is Officially SOC 2 Certified!   What can you expect in our report? Security Details Availability Details Processing Integrity Confidentiality Details Please contact us for a copy of the report. 866-834-2334

2018-07-24T16:08:24+00:00July 24th, 2018|

Unity Solutions Selects DataCare’s Ahshay Software Platform

Utilization Review takes on a strong outlook as Unity Solutions enters the market with a new approach, “Proactive Cost-Savings: Placing greater emphasis on reducing treatment costs, while improving patient outcomes”. While the cost of UR continues to increase, the requested treatment is often delayed, and cannot be delivered until authorized by UR. Meanwhile, the patient continues [...]

2018-05-14T17:19:50+00:00May 14th, 2018|

Statewide Investigation Due to Critical Error by Insurance Giant

Ensure your company is protected with the right software! // Aetna, the nation’s third-largest insurance provider with 23.1 million customers, is under fire from an investigation led by the California Insurance Commissioner, Dave Jones. While Group Health is already a stringent practice that requires adherence to several laws and regulations, one of Aetna’s reviewing physicians [...]

2018-02-23T23:11:24+00:00February 23rd, 2018|

DataCare Addresses Key Compliance Items

As a software provider who has been in the workers' compensation industry well over a decade, DataCare has been able to address several elements that tie into the compliance of performing business as a TPA, managed care company, or a self-insured corporation.  Many of our clients requested information about the security and reliability of the Ahshay [...]

2018-01-11T20:37:52+00:00January 10th, 2018|

Are You Prepared For Senate Bill 1160?

This letter is to address the impact of Senate Bill 1160 (or SB1160) pertaining to self-insureds, TPA’s or third-party-administrators, employers, and utilization review organizations across California. On September 30, 2016, SB1160 was signed by Governor Jerry Brown, which is set for implementation beginning the first of January in 2018. The result of this bill will [...]

2017-08-14T20:49:25+00:00August 14th, 2017|

Does Your Utilization Review Team Have the Tools It Needs?

Utilization review (UR) organizations need to coordinate the efforts of highly skilled professionals on a tight timetable. This makes modern technology a requirement for a top-performing team. According to Dr. Doug Benner, who led Kaiserʼs occupational health services for 30 years and now serves as medical business product development officer at EK Health, the California-based, [...]

2017-05-26T15:03:06+00:00April 28th, 2017|