Sigmund News

Sigmund Software LLC has signed an agreement to implement its Enterprise Behavioral Health Information System with BryLin Hospitals.

Since 1955, BryLin Hospitals have been providing psychiatric and substance abuse services to residents in Western New York and Southern Ontario. BryLin Hospitals is the only private treatment facility in the Buffalo/Niagara region that provides a variety of mental health and outpatient substance abuse treatment programs. BryLin Hospitals offers specialized inpatient psychiatric services for children, adolescents, and adults. In addition, a comprehensive Outpatient Program is offered to individuals suffering from Addiction. Most recently, BryLin Hospitals opened a new Behavioral Health Center, in Williamsville, addressing the needs of the community by providing outpatient mental healthcare for adults.

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CMS and Big Data Development

Back in June of 2015 the CMS announced a new policy to allow third-party access to CMS data (such as Medicare claims) as part of approved research into population health at national levels. The goal was to develop new insights from the huge pool of anonymized patient information (AKA Big Data) which would showcase health trends and potentially help develop new diagnostic techniques and treatment insights, using new tools and technology developed along the way.