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IBM Watson Health Names 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals

Written by Ekta Punwani | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

This is the 20th year of our 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ annual study. The winning hospitals in our study have demonstrated this with better outcomes at a lower cost per case than non-winning hospitals. ...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


Client Success Stories

Written by Watson Health | Article, Blog Post, 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. ...read more


Hospital Pharmacists Tap AI to Improve Drug Information Searches

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

Among the dozens of hospital pharmacists who have been testing new technology in a limited availability roll-out, all have made it clear that their number one priority is to make sure the information they are delivering to their colleagues and friends is rock solid. ...read more


No lazy summers for Watson Health: heavy on ‘a’ – action

Written by Watson Health | AI, Blog Post, Life Sciences

Personal values. Commercial pressures. These are forces that shape our jobs every day, especially for leaders in the life sciences. As individuals, we want to solve urgent problems that touch us deeply. As professionals representing growing businesses, we act on our beliefs best when they align with distinct market opportunities. The oft heard slogan of ...read more


IBM Watson Health taps hospital clinical data to improve sepsis care

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

DeKalb Medical and AHMC Healthcare leveraged data and clinical care team capabilities to make improvements in sepsis care. ...read more


Schneck Medical Center: Improving population health management with near real-time data

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

This blog post contains an interview with members of the Schneck Medical Center team on how they use data to develop programs and processes that improve population health management efforts. ...read 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, Blog Post, 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. ...read more


When worlds collide: experiencing healthcare as a consumer

Written by Bobbi Coluni | Blog Post, Value-Based Care

Bobbi Coluni, offering management for the payer market at IBM Watson Health shares her personal experience with the complexity of navigating healthcare benefits. ...read more


You know the odds when it comes to patient recruitment for clinical trials – we’re trying to improve them

Written by Watson Health | Article, Blog Post, Oncology & Genomics

Every year in the United States 1.6 million Americans develop cancer, joining nearly 14 million fellow citizens in the fight against the disease. ...read more


Watson Health: Setting the Record Straight

Written by Dr. John E. Kelly III | AI, Blog Post, Oncology & Genomics

We at IBM have a lot to be proud of, including our pioneering work with Watson Health. Unfortunately, some media reports, including an August 11th story published by The Wall Street Journal, distort and ignore facts when suggesting IBM has not made “enough” progress on bringing the benefits of AI to healthcare. ...read more


Watson Health is committed to using AI to tackle major healthcare challenges

Written by Deborah DiSanzo | AI, Blog Post, Oncology & Genomics

I would like to provide an update on Watson Health and address a few misperceptions. If you only read certain media reports recently, you would have an incomplete and inaccurate perspective, especially as it relates to our Watson for Oncology product. ...read more