Remaining on guard for fraud in a time of crisis
As government agencies rapidly respond to COVID-19, they may also experience shifts in claims patterns and increased potential for fraud, waste and abuse.
I have worked with various flavors of Watson in the last 4 years, and it has taught me a lot about the need to understand bias, both in data and the interpretation of it. In the spirit of transparency, I will be honest about my own bias – my ...
A patient-focused approach to strategic healthcare transformation
In this webinar replay, Josh Berlin, managing partner at IBM Watson Health, moderates a discussion ...
15 Top Health Systems – Quantifying ‘System-ness’
Just as travelers know what to expect from a well-known hotel chain regardless of city and can depend on consistent taste of a latte at their favorite coffee shop franchise, patients and families should – at some point – expect consistency at ...
Uncovering cost savings hidden in administrative and operational data
In each of the examples in this post, information hidden in hospital administrative data sets became...
How health IT and artificial intelligence can help clinically integrated networks manage risk — and contract-based performance
With the right analytic insights, a CIN can not only stratify patients by risk, but also provide ...
In clinically integrated networks, artificial intelligence can help care managers focus on one patient at a time
To help care managers optimize their patients’ care across the continuum, clinically integrated ...
Six ways health IT can support patient engagement in your clinically integrated network
At a time when revenues often depend on how fast and effectively organizations can identify and ...
SmartAnalyst Inc. used IBM Explorys clinical data to improve how a company markets its medications
SmartAnalyst and the IBM® Watson Health™ team used the IBM Explorys® data set to study the ...
Three important changes to EDGE server reporting health plans need to know
For all health plans that operate individual or small group plans – on or off the exchange - ...
Performance management insights may help encourage physician support of value-based care models
Technology can aggregate, normalize and curate data in near-real time, so that reliable, actionable ...
Palliative care is “values-based care”
Value-based care is generally defined as higher quality at lower cost. Values-based care aims to achieve those same goals, but through a process that considers and applies the values of your organization, your providers and your patients.
3 ways artificial intelligence can help payers achieve their goals
Healthcare payers have the opportunity to get out front of customer desires now, by applying AI ...
COVID-19’s watershed moment for radiology
David Gruen, MD, MBA, FACR
6 capabilities that can help U.S. healthcare payers make progress toward interoperability
With soaring demand for social services, field-tested technology can help governments scale up
The 5 V’s of big data
by Anil Jain, MD, FACP
Telehealth emerges as critical weapon for public health ...
by Peggy O'Brien
Examining the variation in cancer care
by Watson Health