Watson Health

Seven reasons why the time has come for AI technology in cancer care

Written by Watson Health | AI, Article, Blog Post

Data is proliferating and EHRs are a key source of data. Fewer doctors are practicing oncology, cancer is spreading, and more care is needed. Clinical research keeps growing. ...read more


Watson Health success story – California’s Valued Trust

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care, Video

Watson Health helps to support the mission of California's Valued Trust by providing the underlying analytic architecture needed to understand what’s driving cost and trend in various regions. ...read more


Success story: Rogers Behavioral Health

Written by Watson Health | Case Study, Value-Based Care

Rogers Behavioral Health partnered with Watson Health Simpler to identify workflows that could be improved to allow staff to treat more patients and improve the patient and family experience. ...read more


From IBM Research: How Tiny Fingernail Sensors and AI Can Help Clinicians to Monitor Health and Disease Progression

Written by Watson Health | AI, Blog Post

Grip strength is a useful metric in a surprisingly broad set of health issues. It has been associated with the effectiveness of medication in individuals with Parkinson's disease, the degree of cognitive function in schizophrenics, the state of an individual’s cardiovascular health, and all-cause mortality in geriatrics. ...read more


Combining real world evidence with artificial intelligence may improve visibility of treatment options for oncologists

Written by Watson Health | AI, Blog Post, Care Management...

With an impending shortage of oncologists, an exponentially growing body of literature, and a steady stream of new cancer cases, it’s no surprise that one study found significant cancer health disparities in the US. ...read more


Improving sepsis management to deliver better results

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care, Webinar

Learn how Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center analyzed data to tackle their #1 cause of readmissions: sepsis. ...read more


AHMC Healthcare: Driving quality improvements systemwide with concrete data

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

IBM Watson Health interviewed Jonathan F. Aquino, Corporate Chief Quality and Vice Compliance Officer at AHMC Healthcare and Interim Chief Executive Officer at AHMC San Gabriel Valley Medical Center to learn more about how AHMC embraces data-driven initiatives to improve the overall quality of care. ...read more


How Watson is helping clinicians and cancer centers to identify more patients for clinical trials

Written by Watson Health | AI, Oncology & Genomics

IBM Watson® for Clinical Trial Matching uses artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language processing technology to help cancer centers identify potential candidates for trials and help clinicians find potential clinical trials for their patients. ...read more


Watson Health: Get the Facts

Written by Watson Health | Cognitive Computing, Drug Discovery, Oncology & Genomics

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


Performance improvement through data insights

Written by Watson Health | Case Study, Value-Based Care

Learn how multiple hospital systems managed to cut costs, reduce patients’ length of stay, and acquire actionable financial performance data. ...read more


Research brief: The slow yet steady journey to risk-based contracts

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

HealthLeaders Media and IBM Watson Health recently conducted a survey of leaders at healthcare organizations to better understand the current state of risk-based population health initiatives ...read more


Digital therapeutics: New therapy opportunities

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Patient Engagement

The IBM Institute of Business Value (IBV) is IBM’s thought leadership arm, and has launched a study to understand the progress of “Digital Therapeutics”. Digital therapeutics are clinically proven treatment options that use software to augment a standard of care or enable new therapy opportunities for a medical or psychological condition. Expert Insight The results will ...read more