Stories

How Automation Helped Engage Patients, Close Gaps in Care

Written by William Kassler | Data, Provider, Stories

Using IBM Phytel Outreach, Loudoun Medical Group delivered targeted outreach and exceeded value-based care quality metrics. ...read more


Automated Technology: The Key to Helping Drive Mammogram Adherence

Written by Christina Berg, RN | Oncology & Genomics, Provider, Stories

A health system’s best tool to catch breast cancer is through mammography. However, patient adherence rates remain low. Patient engagement solutions can improve adherence and encourage behavior change. ...read more


How to Help Manage Rapid Growth in the Emergency Department

Written by Byron Scott, MD, MBA, FACEP | Provider, Stories

Dr. Dave Holson, director of the ED at NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens shared his perspective on the value of continuous improvement in a rapidly expanding ED. ...read more


What continuous improvement looks like when staff buys in

Written by John Rubio and Craig Weathers | Health plan, Stories

How one health plan manages substantial growth and volume with a Lean approach ...read more


How much could a bad decision cost you?

Written by Watson Health | Provider, Stories

A recent survey reported that more than 70 percent of executives believe that bad decisions are as common as good decisions in their organization. What do the bad decisions cost an organization? ...read more


Technology and strategy are a winning combination

Written by Shannon Reilly | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Stories

Radiology Associates of San Luis Obispo took a two-pronged approach to adjust the way they operated and turned the business around, which led to both financial gains and happier radiologists. ...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


Hardin Memorial Health debuts new AI solution for radiologists

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Stories

After becoming the first client to “go live” with IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis, the radiologists at Hardin Memorial Health can now use the power of AI to help them find relevant patient information quickly and easily. ...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


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


Improving sepsis management to deliver better results

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Stories

Learn how Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center analyzed data to tackle their #1 cause of readmissions: sepsis. ...read more