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KAMMCO Develops New Tool to Assist Healthcare Providers Combatting Opioid Epidemic |

Building upon its commitment to quality and patient safety, KAMMCO released a new Opioid/Controlled Substances dashboard for physicians, hospitals and behavioral health providers participating in the KAMMCO network of health information exchanges. The tool supplements the existing Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) currently available in most states.


KAMMCO Collaboration With MHS to Deliver Critical Health Information Across the Globe |

On August 30, the Military Health System (MHS) added critical medical information from seven physician-led health information exchanges (HIEs) across the nation. This was facilitated by the Kansas Health Information Network (KHIN), KAMMCO and the eHealth Exchange. Laura McCrary, Ed.D, Executive Director of KHIN comments on the significance, “This represents the growing capabilities of HIEs to share records in all locations from which a patient has received care.”


State Medical Societies Collaborate to Impact Healthcare Disparities Through Utilization of Health Information Exchange Data |

Seven state medical societies announced the creation of the Health Equity Network for Change (HENC) which is focused on improving the health status of medically underserved populations. HENC employs a new data source, health information exchange data, and powerful analytic tools provided by KAMMCO. Medical societies in each of these states have engaged KAMMCO to build physician-led exchanges: Kansas, Georgia, South Carolina, Connecticut, New Jersey, Missouri, and Louisiana.


Demonstrating the Value of the Health Information Exchange through Qualitative Research |

Executives share groundbreaking research on the use of longitudinal patient information to improve quality reporting at HIMSS 2018  


KAMMCO Working with State Medical Societies to Offer MPLI and HIE Services |

"Some of our HIE partnershave indicated an interest in finding a partner for products like cyber security and professional liability insurance." — Kurt Scott, Kammco Health Solutions President & CEO  


Louisiana State Medical Society to Partner with KaMMCO Health Solutions |

Nationwide there’s a transformation of the health care industry underway. Physicians are adopting new performance-based delivery and payment models that demand more patient information as well as require powerful analytics to improve clinical outcomes, reduce inefficiencies and positively impact patient safety. The Louisiana State Medical Society (LSMS) recognizes the changes affecting its statewide membership and is pleased to announce a new partnership with KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS).  


Missouri State Medical Association to Partner with KaMMCO Health Solutions |

Physicians and health care professionals nationwide are in the midst of unparalleled industry transformation. Successful adoption of the new performance-based delivery and payment models will rely heavily upon interoperability and development of actionable intelligence through analytics. The Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA) has recognized these as critical factors for their membership and is pleased to announce a new partnership with KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS) to develop a statewide health information network led by the physician community.  


Medical Society of New Jersey to Partner with KaMMCO Health Solutions for Statewide Interoperability and Analytics Tools |

Physicians and health care professionals nationwide are in the midst of unparalleled industry transformation. Successful adoption of the new performance- based delivery and payment models will rely heavily upon interoperability and development of actionable intelligence through analytics. The Medical Society of New Jersey (MSNJ) has recognized these as critical factors for their statewide membership and is pleased to announce a new partnership with KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS).  


KaMMCO Health Solutions Breaking New Ground in Supporting Healthcare Quality Initiatives |

KaMMCO Health Solutions, in partnership with Diameter Health, announces the receipt of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) certification for 21 Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs) for 2017. eCQMs are indicators of the quality of care provided to a patient, including measures that reflect  


CSMS, KHS Partner on Physician-led Health Information Network for Connecticut |

In support of its mission to improve the quality of care and safeguard the health of patients, the Connecticut State Medical Society (CSMS) is pleased to announce a new partnership with KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS) to establish a statewide, physician-led health information network.  


KaMMCO, MAG Partner to Bring Data Integration, Analysis to Georgia's Healthcare Professionals |

Last month, KaMMCO Health Solutions—a subsidiary of the Kansas Medical Mutual Insurance Co. (KaMMCO) and an affiliate of the Kansas Medical Society—announced a partnership with the Medical Association of Georgia (MAG) to provide the physician advocacy group’s members with actionable intelligence via the use of data analytics. A MAG physician-led advisory board will soon be formed to work with KaMMCO Health Solutions in establishing a private health information exchange to facilitate connected physicians in sharing real-time patient information, while employing analytic reports designed to help improve clinical outcomes, reduce inefficiencies and positively impact patient safety. A formal launch of the new MAG-sponsored entity is anticipated later this summer.  


Medical Association of Georgia and KaMMCO Health Solutions Partner to Empower Georgia Physicians |

Physicians and other healthcare professionals across the country are exploring innovative approaches to connect, analyze and transform healthcare. The Medical Association of Georgia (MAG) and KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS) announced today a pioneering partnership in support of MAG’s mission to enhance patient care and provide actionable intelligence to physicians through the use of analytics.  


Physician-led KaMMCO Admitted to Connecticut Insurance Market |

KaMMCO is pleased to announce the company has been admitted to sell medical professional liability insurance and cyber security insurance in the State of Connecticut. KaMMCO, founded in 1989 by the Kansas Medical Society, has developed a solid reputation built on service, advocacy, protection and innovation. Now, KaMMCO is able to offer its products and services to the physicians and the patients they serve in Connecticut.  


KHS to Deliver Statewide HIE, Analytics, and Patient Engagement Tools in Seven States |

Physicians and healthcare professionals nationwide are in the midst of unparalleled industry transformation. Successful adoption of the new performance-based delivery and payment models will rely heavily upon electronic health record (EHR) interoperability and development of actionable intelligence through analytics. KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS) is now working to deliver a suite of interoperability and analytics products and services in partnership with medical societies in six states beyond Kansas, including Georgia, South Carolina, Connecticut, New Jersey, Missouri, and Louisiana.  


KaMMCO’s New QCDR Approval Eases CMS Quality Reporting Burden for Physicians |

Physicians and clinicians in Kansas and across the nation have a trusted choice when reporting key components of the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) as a part of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Quality Payment Program (QPP). KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS) has received notification that its Doctors Quality Reporting Network Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) application received the stamp of approval from CMS for 2018.  


KaMMCO Health Solutions Introduces Analytic Tools to Support Physicians, Hospitals in Transition to New CMS Payment Models |

Thousands of healthcare providers across the country ring in 2017 facing new challenges in meeting CMS’ Quality Payment Program expectations in transitioning to a higher quality patient‐centered care model. Thanks to KaMMCO Health Solutions, healthcare providers subscribing to a newly released analytic tool will be well‐positioned to access patients’ longitudinal medical records and use the information to favorably impact patients’ care and community health.  


KaMMCO Forms New Business Units |

The Kansas Medical Mutual Insurance Company (KaMMCO) Board of Directors has announced the formation of two new subsidiary companies. The new business units, KaMMCO Health Solutions, Inc. and KaMMCO Casualty Company, Inc., will expand KaMMCO’s business profile by offering new health information exchange (HIE) services and lines of insurance beyond the medical professional liability insurance products it has traditionally offered.