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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 governments, health plans, health systems and others tackle their most pressing challenges. ...read more


Positioning for success with bundled payment models

Written by David Jackson | Data, Provider

As part of the healthcare’s industry shift from fee-for-service to value-based reimbursements, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and commercial payers have developed an array of financial models. Healthcare organizations must determine which programs are the best fit for their goals and capabilities, as well as which ones can help them identify gaps ...read more


Harnessing clinical and administrative data for hospital performance improvement

Written by Paul DeChant, MD, MBA | Analytics, Provider

Today’s advanced analytics have the power to help clinicians quickly isolate common patterns in their patient populations, so they can intervene sooner and more effectively. ...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


Power to the patient: A new era in cancer care

Written by Dr. Roar Johansen | Artificial intelligence, Oncology & Genomics, Provider

The EU Commission is responding to citizen demand for greater focus on healthcare, particularly when it comes to cancer care. ...read more


Can AI and technologies help improve health, social care and social security services delivery?

Written by Dr. Hector Upegui | Artificial intelligence, Government, Provider...

We are witnessing the increasing shift from chronic to complex disease, acute to chronic care needs and the absolute requirement for coordinated primary, secondary and community care. ...read more


Success story: Health Quest

Written by Watson Health | Provider, Stories

By using the Watson Health suite of population health management solutions to consolidate disparate data from across practices and departments, Health Quest was able to identify gaps in care, track individual touch points, and refine its process of care to improve system-wide population health. ...read more


Testing blockchain technology for clinical trials in Canada

Written by Uli Brödl | Analytics, Blockchain, Data...

By: Dr. Uli Brödl, Vice President, Medical and Regulatory Affairs, Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. The healthcare industry is undergoing significant changes due to the vast amounts of disparate data being generated. There is a huge need for transformative healthcare solutions where healthcare researchers, providers, and patients have access to a 360-degree view of health data. ...read more


Watson Health success story – California’s Valued Trust

Written by Watson Health | Data, Provider, Stories

Watson Health helps to support the mission of California's Valued Trust by providing the underlying analytic architecture needed to understand what’s driving cost and trend in various regions. ...read more


Success story: Rogers Behavioral Health

Written by Watson Health | Provider, Stories

Rogers Behavioral Health partnered with Watson Health Simpler to identify workflows that could be improved to allow staff to treat more patients and improve the patient and family experience. ...read more


How hospitals can identify areas for improvement by merging clinical and operational data

Written by Fiona McNaughton | Data, Government, Provider

The pressure to deliver high quality care at an affordable cost is here to stay. Whether a provider is in a fee-for-service or value-based environment, or straddling both, the relationship between cost and quality is now intimately linked. ...read more