Kyruus News

New Kyruus Report Identifies Failings in Top Hospitals’ Online Search

BOSTON – Dec. 15, 2014 – The “Find-a-Doctor” search functions that help patients identify an appropriate doctor are often inaccurate or incomplete, a new report on the nation’s top hospitals and health systems has found. These errors can lead to millions of patients seeking care from providers who are either unable to accept them into their practice or who are lacking in the skills necessary to treat their particular condition.

Topics: Digital Analytics Patient Access Provider Networks Provider Directories

Kyruus Launches Latest Version of KyruusOne™ Smart Search to More Accurately Match Patients with Appropriate Providers

Boston, Dec. 4, 2014 – Kyruus, a leading provider of cloud-based Patient Access and Referral Management Solutions, today announced the latest version of KyruusOne Smart Search, a dynamic search engine that accurately matches patients with providers, reduces errors in the patient scheduling process and improves the quality of patient-doctor interactions.

Topics: Analytics Patient Access Provider Networks

System Failure: Kyruus Data Reveals the Shortcomings in the U.S. Healthcare Referral System

We are excited to announce that today we are releasing a major report that highlights the massive inefficiencies in the way that referrals are currently managed in the U.S. healthcare system. One of the key findings revealed that nearly 20 million times a year in the U.S., patients are sent to a “clinically inappropriate” provider—meaning they are not the right match to treat their condition.

Topics: Referral Management Analytics Patient Access Provider Networks

New Report Reveals 19.7 Million Misdirected Physician Referrals in the U.S. Each Year

BOSTON – Nov. 10, 2014 – Nearly 20 million times a year in the U.S., patients are sent to a provider who is not the right match for their condition. This is one of many key findings in a new physician survey conducted by Kyruus, an enterprise healthcare solutions company. The report highlights massive inefficiencies in the way that referrals are currently managed in the U.S. healthcare system.

Topics: Analytics Patient Access Provider Networks

Partners HealthCare Selects Kyruus to Power its Online Physician Directory and Search Platform

Boston, Oct. 27, 2014 – Kyruus, a leading provider of cloud-based Patient Access and Referral Management Solutions, announced today that Partners HealthCare has selected Kyruus ProviderMatch to power its Find-a-Physician tool. The solution will enable patients to more easily find the providers they seek across the Partners system.

Topics: Referral Management Analytics Patient Experience Patient Access Provider Networks

Kyruus Featured in Healthcare Call Center Times

Kyruus has been featured in an article by Healthcare Call Center Times: The National Publication for the Healthcare Call Center Professional. In the article, Kyruus and clients of the company discuss its patient referral matching system, and how it optimizes the ease and productivity of a healthcare call center.

Topics: Referral Management Analytics Clients Patient Access Patient-Provider Matching

Kyruus Reports Significant Growth Through the First Three Quarters of 2014

BOSTON - Oct. 2, 2014 – Kyruus, a leading provider of Patient Access and Referral Management solutions, today reported a record expansion for the nine months that concluded on Sept. 30, 2014. The company noted strong growth propelled by its enterprise cloud-based patient-provider matching solution, Provider Match™, which has been deployed across several nationally renowned health systems, providing access to over 22,000 health care providers and resulting in over 100,000 patients being matched to the most clinically appropriate, soonest available specialist.

Topics: Referral Management Analytics Clients Patient Access

Kyruus CTO to Speak on TiECON East Panel

Vinay Seth Mohta, Chief Technology Officer at Kyruus, will speak as part of a panel at this year’s TiECON East conference. The panel discussion, entitled “Data is the New Oil”, will discuss the potential of data and analytics as transformative forces across industries and the importance of proper refinement and processing as steps to generating value from data.

Topics: Analytics

Kyruus to be featured at HIMSS National Healthcare Innovation Summit

Kyruus Chief Product Officer, Julie Yoo, will speak alongside University Hospitals of Cleveland Patient Access Manager, Kinshasha "Shai' Hawkins today, May 14th, at the HIMSS National Healthcare Innovation Summit's Innovation Gallery. They will discuss Kyruus' implementation of their ProviderMatch solution within the University Hospitals Patient Access Center and, specifically, the benefits that the partnership has engendered with regards to access operations and efficiency at UH.

Topics: Referral Management Healthcare Conferences Analytics Clients Patient Access

Swedish Medical Center Selects Kyruus ProviderMatch for Patient-Provider Matching in Access Contact Center

Boston, MA, May 14, 2014 – Kyruus, a leading provider of Patient Access & Referral Management Solutions, announced today that Swedish Medical Center has selected Kyruus’ ProviderMatch platform to power its Patient Access Contact Center. The platform will enable patients and referring physicians to be matched to clinically appropriate, in-network providers across the Swedish provider network of about 2,000 healthcare providers. The deployment will focus on improvement of provider schedule utilization and enhanced patient experience for those seeking healthcare services at Swedish’s numerous practices in the Greater Seattle area.

Topics: Referral Management Analytics Clients Patient Experience Patient Access Provider Networks