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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Client Success Stories: By Outcome

This case study highlights how Watson Health solutions have helped clients successfully achieve improved patient care, drive revenue, and simplify alignment with quality measures and initiatives.

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Population Health Done Three Ways

Hear healthcare leaders explain the technology, process and grit needed to manage the health of a population and improve patient care.

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A German social services organization implements social program management solution to help protect children

The Need The social services organization for a German city was facing challenges in managing child welfare services as demand grew in size and complexity. The Solution A suite of IBM Cúram software solutions was implemented to manage child welfare cases from the moment children come to the attention of authorities until their case is […]

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A Canadian social services ministry increases worker productivity while improving outcomes for children and families

The Need A social services ministry in Canada administers programs that protect children, help low-income families become economically independent and assist individuals with intellectual disabilities.   The Solution By implementing and upgrading a blend of IBM Cúram software, the Ministry increased case worker and supervisor productivity while improving the quality of outcomes delivered to vulnerable […]

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A government agency in Asia – Pacific implements Cúram software to improve information and reporting systems and deliver higher quality services for individuals with disabilities

The Need A state government agency in Asia Pacific provides services and supports for nearly 18,500 disabled people and their families. Clients were required to fill out multiple applications and undergo multiple assessments to determine eligibility across programs. Matching individual needs with available services was difficult without real-time information and automated rules-based processes.   The […]

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The Five Key Components of ACO Analytics

Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) were created to provide financial incentives for providers to control costs and improve the quality of care. As they continue to advance, it is important for both providers and payers to ensure that risk is being appropriately shared between the two.

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How Ready Are You for Value Based Payments?

There is a great deal of discussion and analysis about the shift to value based care as healthcare payers – employers and health plans -- contemplate new models of care.

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Clark County Dept of Social Service – Driving better client outcomes with new operational insight and control

The Need Fragmented information prevented Clark County Department of Social Service (CCSS) from tracking the outcomes of social assistance programs.   The Solution Through the use of IBM Cúram solutions, CCSS has gained unprecedented insight into the way it serves citizens.   The Benefit Case workers can now connect clients to the right services at […]

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Executive Webinar Series: A Brief on LEAN Fundamentals for Healthcare

  Presenters: Jerry Green Director, Quality Management LEAN thinking is increasingly important to healthcare due to the industry’s seemingly constant changes in technology, policy, payment, and best practices. Discover how LEAN process improvement can help reduce waste, lower costs, and improve quality of care. This presentation will highlight key tools and techniques, following the 5-step […]

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