Time to Accelerate the Shift to Value-Based Care

Mike Boswood, President and CEO, Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Company, reviews the results of HealthLeaders Media's recent survey of healthcare providers to understand how organizations are preparing for the shift to value-based payment models.

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Harrow Council reducing costs and empowering citizens with help from IBM Watson Health

Harrow Council in northwest London serves around 250,000 people, in one of London’s most religiously and ethnically diverse boroughs. It is also home to an increasingly large population over the age of 85, a group that is expected to double in size in the next 20 years. Tasked with reducing its social services budget by […]

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Imaging IT Implementation 101: A Common Sense Guide to Implementing Imaging Information Technology

The successful implementation of imaging IT in a clinical environment involves many stakeholders, clinical and technical considerations, and end-users. Discover the 10 essential steps to imaging IT implementation and long-term success. To read the rest of this eBook, please register. Download the eBook

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Value-Based Readiness: Setting the Right Pace

This special intelligence report featured in HealthLeaders Media includes survey results collected from 216 healthcare experts on their organizations’ readiness to tackle challenges in value-based care.

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Community Population Health Improvement: Lessons Learned in Real Time

Jason Gilder, PhD, Senior Director of Analytics & Informatics at IBM Watson Health, blogs about his experience with IBM Health Corps working to improve community health in Durham, NC.

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Healthcare Professionals Discuss IBM Watson Imaging Clinical Review

IBM Watson Imaging Clinical Review is the first cognitive solution from Watson Health’s medical imaging business. To understand customer perceptions of Watson Imaging Clinical Review, we asked a select few members of the Watson Health Medical Imaging Collaborative to put it under the microscope. Over a total of 22 hours, we met with 38 professionals […]

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Transforming social services: How cognitive technology is helping to protect the most vulnerable

Health and human service programs are riddled with complexity and uncertainty. The professionals who work in these programs face significant headwinds on their path to progress. Administrators face pressure to transform social services programs while improving outcomes, expanding access to quality care and controlling costs.

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Succeeding in CMS’ new quality payment program: A Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) toolkit

Watson Health offers several population health solutions, clinical integration platforms, care management solutions and other tools to help clinicians increase reimbursement under the MIPS model, all while bringing more value for all your patients, not just your Medicare beneficiaries. Read this toolkit to learn how IBM Watson Health solutions align to support MIPS.

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Transforming Canadian Healthcare with Cognitive

Last month, British Columbia, Canada’s westernmost province, launched Innovation Boulevard, the region’s first of its kind health technology accelerator, focused exclusively on the commercialization of medical technology. Supported through a partnership with IBM, this collaborative cluster of health technology companies, academic research labs, and health practitioners is creating new and powerful solutions to tackle some of […]

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Floyd Health Care System

With help from an IBM Watson Health clinical application advisor, Floyd expanded its IBM solutions and used their unique capabilities to progress toward a more robust population healthcare model by adding care coordination activities and improving key process measures.

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On Healthcare, Moonshots and Open Data

For decades, scientists, researchers, hospitals and clinics have been amassing a stockpile of information on cancer. This data takes many forms: medical texts and journals, patient records, medical images, genetic profiles and more. And it lives in many places — from highly structured digital databases to forgotten filing cabinets, owned by government agencies, insurance companies, […]

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Innovations in Value-Based Care

This panel discussion moderated by Anil Jain, MD, FACP, Chief Health Informatics Officer at IBM Watson Health covers current challenges in value-based care and how Watson Health approaches them, an overview of Watson Health offerings, analytics capabilities and platform, and key themes and opportunities in emerging areas of value-based care.

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