Process Improvement

Performance improvement through data insights

Written by Watson Health | Blog Post, Case Study, Process Improvement...

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


IBM Watson Health Names 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals

Written by Ekta Punwani | Blog Post, Process Improvement, 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


Case study: Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

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

The Connecticut Children’s Medical Center revenue cycle and clinical teams worked with Simpler® Consulting, part of IBM Watson Health, to address shortcomings in their processes, resulting in fewer claim denials and improved patient experience. ...read more


The Five Key Components of ACO Analytics

Written by John Azzolini | Blog Post, Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+), Employment...

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) were created to provide financial incentives for providers to control costs and improve the quality of care. As they continue to advance, it is important for both providers and payers to ensure that risk is being appropriately shared between the two. ...read more