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How a functional algorithm can create better healthcare transparency

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Health plan

Think about some of the biggest challenges your health plan faces when it tries to connect inpatient, outpatient and prescription drug data. Trying to connect these cost drivers proves difficult. ...read more


How consumers are creating new imperatives for payers

Written by Watson Health | Data, Health plan

Challenges in today’s healthcare environment are driving change in the payer business model and operational processes. Many health plans struggle to improve member experience while reducing costs. ...read more


Four ways health plans can put data and algorithms to work

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Health plan

Is your organization able to successfully connect disparate data sources and methods to drive business transformation and value? ...read more


How to tackle five common employer benefits challenges

Written by Watson Health | Data, Employer

While managing and providing adequate health benefits is important for employers, it can also be one of the biggest investments. Developing a strategy that is both impactful and cost-effective is a balancing act. ...read more


How to drive smarter benefits programs

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Employer

Human resource (HR) professionals are often tasked with finding out how to deliver smarter benefits programs. ...read more


Leading the way: female health leaders drive adoption of AI

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Government, Provider

Female leaders across the health industry were applauded for their ability to integrate AI into their organizations, reinforcing the potential of AI to help tackle their most pressing challenges. ...read more


Three child welfare challenges that technology could solve

Written by Watson Health | Data, Government

Few government responsibilities are more important than keeping children safe and protecting their well-being. ...read more


Three things to know about IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging

Watson Health plans to debut its newest AI-powered solution, IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis, which displays relevant patient data in a single-screen view for the radiologist. ...read more


Consolidation is coming: Is your organization ready?

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging

Half of chief financial officers and other top executives from mostly middle-market healthcare companies said they plan to buy or merge with existing businesses in the next year. ...read more


Methods to address and measure challenges

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Provider

Developing sound comparison standards is a critical part of the process to identify performance improvement opportunities in health systems, hospitals and departments. ...read more


Identify data-driven opportunities

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Data, Provider

Administrators need to understand the current status of their health system’s performance as well as recognize emerging trends to accurately identify areas that are performing well or lagging. ...read more


Hardin Memorial Health debuts new AI solution for radiologists

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Stories

After becoming the first client to “go live” with IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis, the radiologists at Hardin Memorial Health can now use the power of AI to help them find relevant patient information quickly and easily. ...read more