Healthcare Analytics, Population Health Management, Healthcare Big Data
  • US Digital Service Revamps CMS, QPP User Experience from the Inside Out

    July 16, 2018 - The notorious inefficiency of the federal government has long been a common complaint for citizens, businesses, and other entities attempting to acquire information, apply for programs, or receive acknowledgement for some achievement. Healthcare professionals are certainly not alone in feeling that government services often fall short of the mark when it comes to user experience, transparency,...

  • Can Big Data Solve the Health Insurance Transparency Problem?

    July 10, 2018 - Along with housing, food, and transportation, healthcare is one of the biggest monthly expenses for American families – and the specter of an unexpectedly high bill for a major illness or surgery haunts the tens of millions of individuals currently living paycheck to paycheck. Even non-emergency care that can be planned somewhat in advance, such as a joint replacement, can come with...

  • Top 10 Disruptive Companies to Watch in the Healthcare Space

    July 5, 2018 - 2018 has been a busy year for corporate news as companies with long experience in the healthcare industry acquire competitors, release new offerings, and butt up against non-traditional newcomers looking for their own slice of the highly lucrative pie.  Massive purchases, both completed and planned, marked the first half of the year as familiar healthcare entities try to bulk up their...

  • Shifting Healthcare Business Intelligence Market Offers Opportunities

    June 22, 2018 - Business intelligence (BI) tools form the backbone of big data analytics infrastructure for many healthcare organizations, especially those wending their way through the process of transitioning from volume to value. The ability to combine financial information with operational and clinical data is crucial for generating the actionable insights that can guide a wide variety of cost-saving...


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Urgent Care Centers Show Lackluster Antibiotic Stewardship

Nearly forty-six percent of urgent care center visits resulting in an antibiotic prescription were for conditions that do not call for antibiotic treatment , revealing that more robust antibiotic stewardship programs (ASPs) may be necessary in...

Lack of Data Analytics Tools Deflates Faith in Value-Based Care

The road to value-based care has never been a smooth one, but healthcare providers and payers may be in the midst of a particularly bumpy part of the journey, reveals a new survey from Quest Diagnostics.  Confidence in the transition to...

How to Integrate Clinical Care with Mental, Behavioral Healthcare

As the industry continues its shift from volume to value, healthcare organizations should consider innovative strategies for incorporating mental and behavioral healthcare services with the clinical environment. Delivering high-quality, preventive...

US Digital Service Revamps CMS, QPP User Experience from the Inside Out

The notorious inefficiency of the federal government has long been a common complaint for citizens, businesses, and other entities attempting to acquire information, apply for programs, or receive acknowledgement for some achievement. Healthcare...

UHC, Medtronic Use Value-Based Care to Boost Diabetes Management

A value-based care partnership between UnitedHealthcare and Medtronic has reduced preventable hospital admissions by 27 percent, enhanced diabetes management, and cut healthcare costs. First-year results, drawn from an analysis of over 6,000...

NCI, VA Partner to Increase Cancer Clinical Trial Access

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) have partnered to increase veterans’ access to clinical trials of novel cancer treatments. The NCI and VA Interagency Group to Accelerate Trials Enrollment (NAVIGATE)...

CMS Unveils Interoperability, EHR Clinical Documentation Changes

CMS has released proposed rules for Medicare that would make good on its promises to promote interoperability, reduce administrative burdens for physicians, and expand patient data access capabilities. The proposals, teased over the past few...

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