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UTC Steering Committee Meeting: COVID-19 Analytics

On Tuesday, April 21st several UTC Steering Committee members gathered virtually to discuss how health centers and HCCNs are supporting their COVID-19 efforts with data analytics. The meeting was an open-ended discussion in which participants shared their best...

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UTC 2020 Test Kickoff is a Success!

The UDS Test Cooperative (UTC) marked the beginning of testing, Thursday, February 20th with the Official UTC 2020 Test Kickoff meeting. This marks an exciting new chapter for the UTC and a new phase of collaboration. All six HCCNs and health centers participating in...

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NextGen Presents: Integrating UDS Changes into the Product Life Cycle

The UTC Steering Committee held another meeting on December 6th, hosting a guest speaker — Jackie Wilkerson from NextGen Healthcare. Jackie described how NextGen integrates UDS changes into their product by walking us through their phases of their Software/Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

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UTC Steering Committee Moves Forward

The UTC Steering Committee had another productive meeting on Tuesday, October 29. The Steering Committee reviewed the latest draft of the UTC eCQM Alignment test results as well as the criteria and methodology that will be used to select the organizations to...

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Routine and Countable Visits Testing

Steering Committee members and their cohorts met by phone on August 2 to gain a shared understanding of the planned UTC tests that have been developed over the summer for Routine Visits and Countable Visits.

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Get Involved!

UTC testing process hopes to gain important insights and feedback that will enhance the UDS modernization.  Our goal is to improve reporting accuracy and reducing the reporting burden for Health Centers. If this excites you, consider participating in an UTC pilot...

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Kicking off the Vendor Group

The Health FFRDC invited members of the health center information systems delivery vendor community to serve as the inaugural members of the UTC Vendor Group (VG).  The first meeting was conducted on April 25 and was designed to educate the vendor community in the UTC...

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