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5 Key Ways Hospitals Can Save Money Without Hurting Patient Care Quality

CEO and Founder of Loopback Analytics, Neil Smiley says there are key ways hospitals can save money without hurting a patients’ quality of care. The biggest savings would be the result of public policy changes for data and payment policy.

Advanced Data Science for Healthcare Scheduling Optimization

LeanTaaS iQueue is the flagship product of LeanTaaS. It applies advanced data science and machine learning to overcome healthcare scheduling complexity by optimizing the utilization of scarce resources in order to improve patient flow.

Physician Payments Transparency Data – a Powerful Source of Business Intel

Published spend transparency data requirements were introduced via the Open Payments program, as mandated in the Affordable Care Act[1], to raise awareness of the financial influence that drug and device manufacturers have on the so-called covered recipients (physicians and a defined set of teaching hospitals).

Apixo Iris Platform Powers Accurate Patient Risk Adjustment for Improved Healthcare

Apixio Inc., the data science company for healthcare, announced that its HCC Profiler solution is improving care delivery and chronic disease management with rich and accurate patient profiles.

Signet Accel and Predixion Software Partner to Bring Joint Data Integration and Predictive Modeling to Healthcare Industry

Signet Accel, a software and services company specializing in data integration and harmonization, announced a partnership with Predixion Software, a developer of cloud-based advanced analytics software.

Ready for Prime Time: Natural Language Processing for Healthcare

In this special guest feature, Anand Shroff, CTO of Health Fidelity, discusses the challenges to using natural language processing in the hospital setting.

Analytics Across the Ecosystem – A Prescription for Optimizing Healthcare Outcomes

This executive report is based on an in-depth study by the IBM Institute for Business Value research team. It looks at the current state of analytics across the healthcare ecosystem, including how organizations are implementing analytics strategies.

FocusMotion Launches Fitness SDK – Machine Learning for Human Movement

FocusMotion, a technology leader in making it easy for developers to automatically track, identify, and count human movements with wearable device, has announced it is making its machine learning-based SDK for wearable fitness tracking public for download.

Accenture and Duke University Collaborate on Analytics Research

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Duke University have formed an alliance focused on jointly developing new advanced analytics solutions to address real-world, client-specific business challenges. The Accenture and Duke University Analytics Research Program will have an initial focus on health management research.

SAS® Visual Analytics helps CrescentCare Measure Results in Fight Against HIV

CrescentCare recently turned to SAS Visual Analytics software for data exploration, interactive reporting and analytics, with plans to create an interactive executive dashboard showing key insights in the local fight against HIV.