Liu Q.,NDSC |
Zhou D.,NDSC |
Lv D.,NDSC |
Wang S.,NDSC |
2016 IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Wireless Broadband, ICUWB 2016 | Year: 2016
A gain equalizer is designed based on non-degenerate dual-mode sector cavities. Two orthogonal coupling slots are implemented to excite two non-degenerate modes in the cavity. One of the dual-mode frequencies can be tuned by perturbation via. And the positions of the film resistors loaded on the resonator are investigated to realize attenuations and Q-factor of the non-degenerate tuning independent. Compared with equalizers based on single-mode resonators, the proposed equalizer cuts in half the number of resonators, and it keeps the original performance, so it has more compact volume. The measured results are in good agreement with the simulated results. © 2016 IEEE.
News Article | February 20, 2017
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) today proudly announced its agreement with National Decision Support Company (NDSC) to deliver a no fee version of its CareSelectTM Imaging solution, known as ACR Select™ Basic, to enable compliance with the requirements of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (PAMA), its associated AUC consultation requirements, and enable value-based imaging. NextGen Healthcare selected ACR Select Basic as its exclusive solution to enable compliance for PAMA. “We are delighted to partner with National Decision Support Company, the leading trusted decision support partner, for compliance with PAMA,” said Justin Elliot, Senior Director of Product Management for NextGen Healthcare. The no fee ACR Select Basic solution allows caregivers to consult Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) in their native EMR workflow when ordering Medicare advanced imaging services. The result of this partnership is the robust capability to deliver a comprehensive set of structured indications and AUC from multiple qualified provider-led entities, including the American College of Radiology, into a single delivery platform. This enables full compliance with all aspects of PAMA for caregivers who order Medicare advanced imaging services. The partnership places end users at the forefront of compliance and quality through complete coverage and ensures that providers find the correct clinical test for every advanced imaging exam. Availability at the point of care ensures that the order generated results in a payable claim. It also provides a rich educational tool for caregivers and patients. “Today, Healthcare organizations are investing in the appropriate reporting tools in time for the January 1, 2018 deadline specified by CMS,” said Elliot. Through collaborative agreements and partnerships, NextGen Healthcare is committed to providing actionable data at the point of care for informed clinical decisions. The National Decision Support Company provides enterprise-wide Clinical Decision Support solutions that enable more efficient and appropriate care, improve population health, and save money. Our CareSelect Imaging technology platform converts published guidelines from credible, compliant content sources into actionable decision support criteria delivered directly into the EMR workflow. ACR Select Basic provides direct integration of imaging decision support into Ambulatory EHRs to deliver a comprehensive range of Appropriate Use Criteria for diagnostic imaging. AUC is sourced from qualified Provider Led Entities (qPLE) including the American College of Radiology. Criteria is delivered directly into the EHR workflow to provide actionable, PAMA compliant decision support in real time. NextGen Healthcare, a wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Systems, Inc., helps ambulatory care organizations succeed in value-based care by empowering them to nurture measurably healthier patients and communities at a lower cost. It does this with deep clinical, financial, operational, and regulatory expertise, using consulting and educational services coupled with a robust technology portfolio of flexible, scalable, and cost-effective ambulatory solutions; including a certified EHR, practice management, interoperability, care management, patient engagement and population health management, analytics, e-transaction, and revenue cycle management solutions. For more information, visit www.nextgen.com. Follow NextGen Healthcare on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn. This news release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws, including but not limited to, statements regarding future events, developments in the healthcare sector and regulatory framework, the Company's future performance, as well as management's expectations, beliefs, intentions, plans, estimates or projections relating to the future (including, without limitation, statements concerning revenue, net income, and earnings per share). Risks and uncertainties exist that may cause the results to differ materially from those set forth in these forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause the anticipated results to differ from those described in the forward-looking statements and additional risks and uncertainties are set forth in Part I, Item A of our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016 and subsequently filed Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, including but not limited to: the volume and timing of systems sales and installations; length of sales cycles and the installation process; the possibility that products will not achieve or sustain market acceptance; seasonal patterns of sales and customer buying behavior; impact of incentive payments under The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on sales and the ability of the Company to meet continued certification requirements; the development by service introductions, development and product upgrade releases; undetected errors or bugs in software; product liability; changing economic, political or regulatory influences in the health-care industry; changes in product-pricing policies; availability of third-party products and components; competitive pressures including product offerings, pricing and promotional activities; the Company's ability or inability to attract and retain qualified personnel; possible regulation of the Company's software by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration; changes of accounting estimates and assumptions used to prepare the prior periods' financial statements; disruptions caused by acquisitions of companies, products, or technologies; and general economic conditions. A significant portion of the Company's quarterly sales of software product licenses and computer hardware is concluded in the last month of a fiscal quarter, generally with a concentration of such revenues earned in the final ten business days of that month. Due to these and other factors, the Company's revenues and operating results are very difficult to forecast. A major portion of the Company's costs and expenses, such as personnel and facilities, are of a fixed nature and, accordingly, a shortfall or decline in quarterly and/or annual revenues typically results in lower profitability or losses. As a result, comparison of the Company's period-to-period financial performance is not necessarily meaningful and should not be relied upon as an indicator of future performance. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
News Article | February 20, 2017
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company announces a partnership with McKesson Health Solutions to advance automation. McKesson will leverage NDSC's powerful content delivery and management engine – the same platform used by NDSC's CareSelect...
News Article | February 20, 2017
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) announces its collaboration with MEDITECH to integrate the company's CareSelect Imaging platform within the full range of MEDITECH EHR solutions. This formal agreement sets the technical foundation for...
News Article | November 7, 2016
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Since establishing their relationship with Cerner, NDSC's integrated CareSelect Imaging™ with ACR Select solution has been contracted and/or implemented in over 25 Cerner powered health systems nationwide. In addition to being prepared for the...
News Article | November 29, 2016
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) announces expanded CareSelect solutions that cover a wide variety of care settings and healthcare services including the ABIM Foundation's Choosing Wisely® Campaign. "Through our relationship with...
News Article | November 28, 2016
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) announces that it has expanded its client base to include some of the most respected healthcare providers in the United States, including Dignity Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente, Mayo Clinic, Partners...
Liu Q.,NDSC |
Zhou D.,NDSC |
Wang S.,NDSC |
Electronics Letters | Year: 2016
A non-degenerate dual-mode resonator derived from circular substrate integrated waveguide is proposed, and two pseudoelliptic bandpass filters with non-resonant mode based on the dual-mode resonators are presented. Two resonant modes (higher order modes) are employed to degenerate a passband, while a non-resonant mode (fundamental mode) is designed to provide a direct input-to-output coupling. Owning to an additional path provided by non-resonant mode, the filters have good selectivity and very compact size. The presented simulation and measurement results are in good agreement. © 2016 The Institution of Engineering and Technology.
Zhang B.,National Digital Switching System Engineering Technical Researching Center |
Wang B.,NDSC |
Journal of Convergence Information Technology | Year: 2012
Network is rigid and close in traditional technology framework which is not meeting scale application requirement of intending abundant different business. So flexible network technology framework facing on service providing is proposed which changes traditional close coupling connection of client business, network service and network foundation facilities to loose coupling connection. Quality of Service(QoS) can be guaranteed by constituting Reconfigurable Service Carrying Network (RSCN) based on network resource slicing. This paper realizes crossbar switching resource slicing by selecting part crossbars closed on new technology framework. Slicing Domain-Maximum Urgency First(SD-MUF) scheduling algorithm is proposed and deduced based on Combined Input-Crosspoint Queued(CICQ). Then it compares SD-MUF-RR with previous proposed MUF-RR and other -RR scheduling algorithms about time delay by 8x8 crossbar switching fabric divided into three slicing domains in Switching Performance Evaluation System (SPES). The result indicates that average delay of SD-MUF-RR scheduling algorithm is less than others in despite of Bernoulli uniform business source or diagonal business source.
Jiang L.,NDSC |
Chen H.,NDSC |
Lu J.,NDSC |
Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing | Year: 2011
IA-32 emulation is a good solution to software compatibility for new computer architecture. However, the address translation from guest machine to host machine is one of the most costly process in IA-32 emulation. To reduce the translation overhead, this paper presented a Pre-TLB with a prefetching window which could predict the memory access of guest machine. The prefetching window slides with the current address which causes a Pre-TLB miss. All entries in the prefetching window are translated at the same time so that several times of memory access can be reduced. Experiments showed that Pre-TLB had a good performance both on hit rate and time cost. For the program with conspicuous locality property, Pre-TLB could only obtain an improvement of 2%. However, for the program with little locality property, the hit rate improved by 9%, and the time cost reduced by 20%. © 2011 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.