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HIT Consultant Welcomes Clinithink as New Sponsor
HIT Consultant welcomes its newest sponsor Clinithink to offer the healthcare IT audience more insight into Clinical NLP.
“As [our] industry continues to move towards an accountable care model of healthcare delivery, Clinical NLP is at the forefront of healthcare innovation,”
Clinithink addresses the problem of unstructured data by using algorithms to index and structure medical data into a cloud-based, patent-pending data solution application called CLiX (Clinical Language Indexing engine). Physicians, solution vendors, provider and payer organizations, pharmaceutical companies, search-engine providers and other entities that create and collect large quantities of unstructured clinical data can benefit from Clinithink technology and solutions.
Clinithink’s decision to partner with HIT Consultant was motivated by the need to fill the gaps that exist in the healthcare industry with regards to the application of NLP technology to effectively structure clinical narrative. Clinithink identified HIT Consultant as a valuable partner in reaching the healthcare IT sector and offering a new perspective on how to manage and understand clinical data.
About Clinithink: Clinithink enables healthcare providers and solution vendors to extract knowledge from the clinical data currently trapped in the free text of discharge summaries, clinical notes, and other documents. Using patent-pending algorithms and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to structure this currently unstructured data, Clinithink’s CLiX technology enables the indexing, mapping and analyzing of clinical narrative to output rich structured data encoded to medical ontologies such as SNOMED CT and others.
CLiX can be configured as a cloud-based solution and provided via the Software-as-