SCA is leveraging the ValidCare platform to gain real-time access to patient-reported data (from pre-hab through re-hab) to power their value-based care models. SCA is able to gauge performance among its surgeons, staff and facilities by engaging patients directly from prehab through rehab.
About Surgical Care Affiliates
SCA (NASDAQ:SCAI), a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. As of March 31, 2016, SCA operated 194 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 2,800 physicians. For more information, visit www.scasurgery.com.
Validcare is a certified vendor for the American Joint Replacement Registry. Validcare’s VC Pro solution digitally collects and reports patients’ joint replacement data (PROM’s, VR-12, HOOS/KOOS) directly from the hospital to the American Joint Replacement Registry. The VC PRO solution offers hospitals increased engagement from their patients by digitally connecting with patients via Validcare’s HIPPA compliant cloud based surgical care experience platform. Patients receive digital notifications to take PRO surveys throughout their episode of care via application, email, website, and/or text, resulting in the collection of PRO data in real-time and eliminating the hospitals need for direct mail or telephone based surveys.
About American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR)
American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR) is a multi-stakeholder, not-for-profit organization that optimizes patient outcomes through the collection of data on primary and revision hip and knee replacement procedures throughout the US. For more information on AJRR please visit: www.ajrr.net