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

Written by Watson Health | 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

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

Written by Watson Health | 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 | 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

SmartAnalyst Inc. used IBM Explorys clinical data to improve how a company markets its medications

Written by Watson Health | Case Study, Life Sciences

SmartAnalyst and the IBM® Watson Health™ team used the IBM Explorys® data set to study the journey of more than 6,500 real-life psoriasis patients. As a result, SmartAnalyst’s customer, a pharmaceutical company, is changing the way it communicates with patients and doctors. ...read more

Performance management insights may help encourage physician support of value-based care models

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care

Technology can aggregate, normalize and curate data in near-real time, so that reliable, actionable information can be delivered to physicians for timelier feedback — when they can still impact care. ...read more

3 ways artificial intelligence can help payers achieve their goals

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care

Healthcare payers have the opportunity to get out front of customer desires now, by applying AI toward three common goals. ...read more

Generating insights with confidence – agile advanced analytics on longitudinal health records

Written by Watson Health | Life Sciences, Webinar

This webinar replay reviews how the IBM Global Business Services (GBS) team generated actionable insights by applying machine learning on integrated EHRs (IBM Explorys clinical data set) and has thus helped life science companies tailor their business strategies and achieve research breakthroughs. ...read more

IT infrastructure: Bringing healthcare data together to unlock value in a clinically integrated network

Written by Watson Health | Process Improvement, Value-Based Care

Before the full promise of a clinically integrated network (CIN) can be realized, we believe it must have the appropriate health IT backbone — one that can ultimately enable network members to work together to improve quality and reduce costs. ...read more

For clinically integrated networks to succeed, what role does health IT play? A critical one.

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care

To succeed in most areas, we believe a CIN must fully embrace and plan for a critical organizational component — advanced health IT. ...read more

Artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning: What do they mean?

Written by Watson Health | AI, Cognitive Computing

As the promise of AI continues to shape the way we think about delivering healthcare, it’s typical to come across terms like “machine learning” and “deep learning.” Too often, they are used as buzzwords that can be thrown around interchangeably. As a leader in AI development for decades, and with the power of Watson now ...read more

How IHMI is changing health care delivery

Written by Watson Health | Cognitive Computing, Healthcare Data Analytics

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. ...read more

Health information technology: the population health engine

Written by Watson Health | Value-Based Care, Webinar

View this webinar replay to hear Dr. William Kassler, Deputy Chief Health Officer at IBM Watson Health engage Dr. David Nash, Dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health and Dr. Anil Jain, Chief Health Informatics Officer on health IT's role in managing a population. ...read more