Ground-Breaking Peer-Reviewed Research: Automated Phone Assessments and Hospital Readmissions

Featured in the Population Health Management journal, this analysis examines the efficacy of an automated post-discharge phone assessment for reducing hospital readmissions.

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Bassett Healthcare Network

Learn how Bassett Healthcare Network targeted gaps in care, and concentrated on chronic needs in primary care, pediatrics, and women’s health such as depression, immunizations and diabetes.

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Interoperability: What ACOs Need

Despite their investments in health IT, more than two-thirds of ACOs are having a hard time assimilating information from specialty-care settings. Learn what can ACOs and their leaders can do as they work to make interoperability a reality.

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Lean Care Management and Automation

The transformation of healthcare delivery requires high-performance care teams and automation. Additionally, Lean thinking, coupled with automation tools, can make care teams more efficient and productive, while helping practices deliver value-based care to patients and payers.

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Managing Populations and Coordinating Care

Hear how to develop a structure that supports not only chronic disease management, but also preventative health measures.

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The 5 Vs of Big Data

Read on to discover how the characteristics of big data are relevant to healthcare organizations in particular.

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Financing Provider-Led Population Health Management with New Value-Based Incentives

This whitepaper features a discussion of new revenue and savings opportunities in healthcare and the delivery models required to capitalize on them.

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Accountable Care Organizations and the Medicare Shared Savings Program

Learn how population health management, enabled by information technology, will be critical to MSSP success for ACOs.

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Automating Care Coordination with Health IT

Discover more about care coordination, including lessons that can be derived from healthcare organizations that are leaders in building systems of planned care.

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A Guide to Lean Healthcare Workflows

Lean, a systematic approach to understanding and optimizing processes, is proven to help organizations improve outcomes and achieve their objectives. Learn more in this new IBM® Redpaper™ publication, A Guide to Lean Healthcare Workflows, by Jerry Green, PhD, and Amy Valentini of Phytel, An IBM Company

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Data Infrastructure for Managing Population Health

Discover the flexible, scalable, long-term solutions needed to support population health goals and adapt to ongoing needs.

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Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health

This whitepaper defines the social determinants of health, how they influence individual health, and what healthcare organizations can do about them to improve population health.

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