Stories

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


AHMC Healthcare: Driving quality improvements systemwide with concrete data

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Artificial intelligence, Provider...

IBM Watson Health interviewed Jonathan F. Aquino, Corporate Chief Quality and Vice Compliance Officer at AHMC Healthcare and Interim Chief Executive Officer at AHMC San Gabriel Valley Medical Center to learn more about how AHMC embraces data-driven initiatives to improve the overall quality of care. ...read more


Performance improvement through data insights

Written by Watson Health | Data, Stories

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


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

Written by Watson Health | Provider, Stories

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 ...read more


Case study: AHMC Healthcare

Written by Watson Health | Analytics, Provider, Stories

AHMC Healthcare used IBM CareDiscovery® to uncover opportunities to improve sepsis compliance, which ultimately led to a higher level of care. ...read more