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How IHMI is Changing Health Care Delivery

A Q&A with James Madara, MD, CEO, American Medical Association on how health care delivery will be changing through an integrated-data approach model with IHMI.

Case study: Schneck Medical Center

Schneck Medical Center needed to develop a strategy to address a disproportionately high number of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients in its population and reduce the associated readmissions.

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Watson Health success story: AHMC Healthcare

Jon Aquino, Corporate Chief Quality and Vice Compliance Officer at AHMC Healthcare shares his experience with using Watson Health solutions to support quality improvement efforts in the sepsis patient population.

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Driving readmission prevention through performance improvement

In this on-demand webinar replay, representatives from Schneck Medical Center share how they established a multi-disciplinary team to improve process of care .

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Driving toward value in healthcare: Challenges, efforts and barriers

In this infographic, we’ve summarized other findings from a survey of 300+ healthcare professionals who responded to describe the efforts they’re undertaking and the barriers they’re experiencing.

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Clearing the path to value – Feedback from 300+ US providers

This research brief includes highlights from a 2017 survey designed to seek opinions on the current climate for US healthcare executives.

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Improving labor costs and length of stay with operational benchmarks

By participating in the ActionOI operational and financial performance benchmarking program, Promedica significantly lowered medical supply expenses, cut labor costs and helped the system reduce the average inpatient patient length of stay.

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“Connected health” designed for health

Over the years, the life sciences industry has been investing in capturing and analyzing patient health information. Specifically, companies have been creating digital health applications with the goal of improving treatment and care.

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7 population health management strategies that reduce risk in performance-based contracts

As healthcare providers transition to value-based care models, PHM plays a critical role in financial risk arrangements with public and private payers.

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Discover “Discovery”

I have worked with various flavors of Watson in the last 4 years, and it has taught me a lot about the need to understand bias, both in data and the interpretation of it.  In the spirit of transparency, I will be honest about my own bias – my favorite Watson Health product is Watson […]

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Inpatient volume and LOS: Your trends may not look like everyone else’s — and why it matters

This webinar replay examines trends in population aging and what they mean for the inpatient experience, differences in inpatient growth across states, and the impact of inpatient volume and length of stay changes on facility and bed planning.

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Comprehensive Primary Care Plus toolkit

IBM Watson Health tools to support your participation.

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Succeeding in Year 2 of the CMS Merit-based Incentive Payment System

Explore the latest program changes — and the IBM Watson Health resources designed to help you in the second year of MIPS.

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