How automation helped engage patients, close gaps in care

Using IBM Phytel Outreach, Loudoun Medical Group delivered targeted outreach and exceeded value-based care quality metrics.

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A Smarter Fight Against Fraud

This article defines the issue with fraud, waste & abuse, and highlights one of the key algorithms that workers use to decrease wasted funding in government health spending.

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Creating Human Centered Design

IBM's development culture has grown to embrace IBM Design Thinking. The data-driven steps we’ve taken with Design Thinking have helped us provide better products and services to our clients.

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Program integrity’s changing workforce sparks new approaches to policy knowledge

As retirements increase, state agencies apply technology to enable fraud, waste and abuse investigators to spend less time on manual policy research

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What technologies are needed for success with price transparency?

Since the White House released an executive order to help improve price transparency for healthcare consumers, industry leaders have been discussing and preparing for the final rule. This post is the first in a three-part series sharing insights from an executive panel.

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How governments are driving digital innovation in health and human services

IBM Watson Health was recently featured on the podcast FCW Expert Voices in a discussion about how governments are using technology and data to transform health and human services.

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Automated Technology: The Key to Helping Drive Mammogram Adherence

A health system’s best tool to catch breast cancer is through mammography. However, patient adherence rates remain low. Patient engagement solutions can improve adherence and encourage behavior change.

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What are some of the potentially unintended consequences of price transparency the industry should avoid?

Leaders from across the healthcare industry share insights about price transparency.

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What challenges does the healthcare industry face with price transparency?

Providers, health plans and employers are evaluating their plans and preparing to deliver more price information to healthcare consumers and help address the challenges ahead.

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IBM Watson Health Announces the IBM FHIR® Server to Enhance Health Data Interoperability

The IBM FHIR® Server is an open source Java implementation of the HL7 FHIR® R4 specification that has passed the AEGIS Touchstone “basic” test suite for FHIR R4 with 100 percent conformance.

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Examining health disparities in precision medicine

There should be diversity in voices and experience that come to the table to promote fairness and minimize bias for the future of precision medicine and healthcare.

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Intelligent analytics help enable better oncology performance

Guest bloggers from analyst firm IDC share their perspective on how technology can help address some of the challenges within oncology today.

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