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Health-Care Reform Creates Boon for Tech Startups

March 11, 2013 Loopback Admin
Entrepreneur magazine features Loopback Analytics’ CEO, Neil Smiley, regarding the company’s background and forward trajectory. Read the story hereRead more
Industry News

Pharmacies help hospitals coach patients

February 21, 2013 Loopback Admin
Florida-based hospital uses Walgreens WellTransitions powered by the Loopback Analytics platform to achieve one of the lowest readmission rates in the state, and the country. Read MoreRead more
Industry News

NPR: Why The Hospital Wants The Pharmacist To Be Your Coach

February 19, 2013 Loopback Admin
Loopback Analytics’ partner, Walgreens, discusses their approach to reducing hospital readmissions with NPR. Read MoreRead more
Press Release

Loopback Analytics' CEO Neil Smiley Joins Health Industry Council's Board of Directors

January 28, 2013 Loopback Admin
Health care visionary brings technology and management expertise to organization (DALLAS) – Loopback Analytics , a care transitions management platform provider, today announced that CEO Neil Smiley has joined the Health Industry Council of the North Texas Region’s board of directors. Smiley brings extensive experience in health care technology and management consulting to the board, which is charged with leading the advancement of the health industry in North Texas. “I’m honored to have the opportunity to serve a prestigious organization dedicated to the introduction of new ideas that...Read more

Loopback Analytics: Solution for Deficiencies Cited in CMS Demonstrations

January 30, 2012 Loopback Admin
In the past twenty years, CMS has conducted demonstrations aimed at enhancing the quality of health care and improving the efficiency of health care delivery in Medicare’s fee-for-service program. However, a recent Congressional Budget Office report shows mixed results for previously deployed demonstration projects attempting to improve the quality or efficiency of care for beneficiaries. The CBO report states that “For many of the programs, the estimated effects on hospital admissions and spending are quite imprecise because they had so few enrollees. On average, the 34 care coordination and...Read more
Media Coverage

Loopback Analytics CEO discusses Hospital Readmissions and CCTP in December HealthLeaders Article

January 04, 2012 Loopback Admin
Neil Smiley, CEO of Loopback Analytics, discusses Medicare’s efforts to reduce readmissions through performance based reimbursement programs like the Community-Based Care Transitions Program (CCTP) in Texas HealthLeaders . Loopback Analytics offers technology solutions to support community-based intervention programs like CCTP. Currently, Loopback Analytics’ Loopback Navigator web application allows care coordinators to efficiently manage the implementation of various intervention programs with multiple patients. Loopback Navigator also provides a reporting function to evaluate the efficacy...Read more
Press Release

Focusing Resources on Reducing Readmissions Produces Positive Results for Hospitals

March 14, 2011 Loopback Admin
Loopback Analytics Releases First Report on Client Outcomes Please contact Neil Smiley for more information. Loopback Analytics, LLC. Neil Smiley Chief Executive Officer email: NSmiley@loopbackanalytics.com website: http://www.loopbackanalytics.com Loopback Analytics, the industry leader in providing hospitals with reliable, cost-effective, technology-enabled solutions to stay connected with patients after discharge, reported today that clients utilizing its Readmission Reduction Service® are experiencing significant reductions in unplanned readmissions for three diagnoses - Congestive Heart...Read more
Press Release

Loopback Communications Announces Name Change to Loopback Analytics

February 15, 2011 Loopback Admin
Please contact Neil Smiley for more information. Loopback Analytics, LLC. Neil Smiley Chief Executive Officer email: NSmiley@loopbackanalytics.com website: www.loopbackanalytics.com/ Loopback Communications,the industry leader in providing hospitals with reliable, cost-effective, technology-enabled solutions to stay connected with patients after discharge, today announced it has changed its name to Loopback Analytics. “In working with clients to improve clinical outcomes, reduce readmissions, manage risk and improve patient satisfaction, the role of data analysis and monitoring has emerged as...Read more
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Holzer Health System Partners with Loopback Analytics to Reduce Readmissions

October 12, 2010 Loopback Admin
Neil Smiley Chief Executive Officer email: NSmiley@loopbackanalytics.com website: www.loopbackanalytics.com/ Holzer Health System, serving Southeastern Ohio Valley residents since 1909, has partnered with Loopback Analytics to support its efforts to reduce readmissions of discharged patients by implementing Loopback’s Readmission Reduction Service. “Loopback provides great value to Holzer Health System by focusing on our most prevalent admission diagnoses, combining the best aspects of technology and human interface and engaging with us on and offsite to optimize the value to our patients and...Read more
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Forrest General Hospital Selects Loopback Analytics to Reduce Readmissions

August 31, 2010 Loopback Admin
Loopback Analytics has signed a definitive agreement to provide Readmission Reduction Services for Forrest General Hospital. Since 1952, Forrest General Hospital has been a leader in medical excellence in South Mississippi. The hospital has grown from the original 90-bed facility into a 512-bed, level II regional trauma center hospital system. Forrest General is continually measuring quality and implementing improvements as a part of its commitment to ensure positive patient experiences. Forrest General was awarded the 2009 Consumer Choice Award from National Research Corporation based on...Read more
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DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital Signs Agreement with Loopback Analytics

August 23, 2010 Loopback Admin
DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital has selected Dallas-based Loopback Communications’ technology-leading solution to support its efforts to reduce readmissions of discharged patients. The Readmission Reduction™ blends the latest automated-communications technologies with the hospital’s existing staff to achieve its desired goals of reduced readmissions, improved patient care, reduced costs and increased patient satisfaction. “DMC Sinai-Grace is committed to continuous quality improvement and patient outcomes,” says Katie Flannigan M. S. PA-C, an administrative director for the hospital and Special...Read more

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