Watson Health

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

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care, Webinar

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. ...read more


Comprehensive Primary Care Plus toolkit

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

IBM Watson Health tools to support your participation. ...read more


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

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

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


ISPOR 2018 was speaking our language

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Life Sciences

“We’re all patients,” noted Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath, a panelist in the first plenary session that kicked off ISPOR 2018, a 5-day conference devoted to health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) in Baltimore at the end of May. ...read more


Watson Health: Get the Facts

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Cognitive Computing, Drug Discovery...

Watson is the only AI technology tackling a wide range of the world’s biggest healthcare challenges including cancer, diabetes, drug discovery and more. In oncology, Watson is at work supporting cancer care in more than 150 hospitals in 11 countries, and a large, growing body of evidence supports the use of Watson in healthcare. ...read more


A patient-focused approach to strategic healthcare transformation

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care, Webinar

In this webinar replay, Josh Berlin, managing partner at IBM Watson Health, moderates a discussion with members of his team about best practices in strategic healthcare transformation. ...read more


NCQA 2017 Patient-centered medical home recognition

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

This resource kit contains information about how we can help you gain the recognition you need, so you can reap the rewards of all the good work you do. ...read more


Five ways to power your clinically integrated network with advanced health IT

Written by Watson Health | Infographic, Value-Based Care

To reach its quality and cost goals, a clinically integrated network (CIN) typically needs advanced IT solutions. ...read more


How health IT and artificial intelligence can help clinically integrated networks manage risk — and contract-based performance

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

With the right analytic insights, a CIN can not only stratify patients by risk, but also provide insights in near real-time about which areas of care delivery are costing the most and why, and what CINs can do about it. ...read more


How one hospital found that reducing complications doesn’t have to be complicated

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

What’s better than having performance insights? The ability to take real-world action on those insights — and turn them into measurable improvement. ...read more


In clinically integrated networks, artificial intelligence can help care managers focus on one patient at a time

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

To help care managers optimize their patients’ care across the continuum, clinically integrated networks (CINs) in particular may be able to benefit from artificial intelligence (AI) technology. ...read more


Six ways health IT can support patient engagement in your clinically integrated network

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

At a time when revenues often depend on how fast and effectively organizations can identify and engage at-risk patients, it may be more important than ever for clinically integrated networks (CINs) to focus on closing gaps in care and preventing disease progression. That’s where health IT solutions can make a difference. ...read more