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Smarter Healthcare

To build a smarter system, healthcare solutions need to be instrumented, interconnected and intelligent

Featured case studies
 

Bringing care to patients
The Louisiana Rural Health Information Exchange (LARHIX) sought to enable rural patients to visit their local hospitals and receive remote clinical evaluations from LSUHSC-S specialists via telemedicine.

More personalized care and more effective doctors
IBM helped Extremadura Regional Government of Spain improve efficiency and reduce errors with an electronic prescription system. The quality of care also improved, as doctors have up to 30% more time for patient consultations.

Data is the lifeblood of the Belgium Red Cross
A new solution enables a structured and organized view of Belgium’s blood supplies and improve the team’s ability to react swiftly to changes in its blood stock.

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A computerized crystal ball for HIV/AIDS
Working with a consortium that includes IBM Research, EuResist developed the largest clinically oriented antiretroviral drug resistance database in the world.

The Rx is analytics
Discovery Health wanted to be able to predict members’ health problems and institute programs to prevent them. The South African firm also sought better ways to identify and combat fraud. A new analytics infrastructure provided the solution, delivering information in minutes, not days.