IBM Child Welfare Solution as a Service – A game changer!

Written by Watson Health | Article, Child Welfare, Government...

Building a new child welfare application is complex. There are many processes needed to keep a child safe and provide the right resources to help support the family. Getting this right for the case workers is key in order for a project to be a success and provide a solution that supports the needs of more

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

Written by Watson Health | AI, Article, Oncology & Genomics

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. more

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

Written by Watson Health | Article, Case Study, 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 more

Client success stories

Written by Watson Health | Article, Case Study

IBM Watson Health is working with professionals across the globe to tackle some of the world’s most pressing health challenges. With our data, analytics, and AI solutions, clients are transforming their clinical decision-making, accelerating drug research and discovery, optimizing performance, and engaging consumers. Read about their successes now. more

Research brief: Hospital-acquired conditions lead to avoidable cost and excess deaths

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

It is critical that healthcare providers continue to rigorously track and report these conditions so clinical performance can be measured against hard data to chart improvement over time. more

Clinical trial matching: the frustration of matching patients to cancer research begins with data issues — and can end with artificial intelligence

Written by Watson Health | Article, Oncology & Genomics

If you work in oncology or cancer clinical trial coordination in the US, you already know the numbers don’t always work in your or your patients’ favor. more

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

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

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

When do outcomes-based contracts make sense? The payer perspective

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

In this opinion brief, Truven Health shares the US payer perspective on outcomes-based contracts — what it will take to make these innovative contracts meaningful, sustainable and scalable. more

Pharmacists drive better outcomes

Written by Watson Health | Article, Value-Based Care

In this article from Population Health News, Tina Moen, PharmD, Deputy Chief Health Officer at IBM Watson Health, discusses the role that pharmacists can play in delivering value-based care. more