How data analytics combats the opioid epidemicDeaths due to opioid abuse have risen sharply—and show no signs of leveling off. Here’s how data analytics can prevent abuse and diversion. Four ways to get your data analytics team up to speed December 01, 2016By Donna MarburyDoes your analytics team have what it takes? Experts share their top recommendations. Making sense of big data: Data projects spur progress July 03, 2016By Donna MarburyMany health systems have a hard time capturing and using data from patients that can make a real impact on their businesses. Here are some innovative projects to have on your radar. Supreme Court decision impacts price transparency effortsAs a result of a recent case decided by the U.S. Supreme Court, advocates of healthcare transparency may need to adjust their data collection strategies. Analytics puts power in the hands of patients, payers, physiciansThere is so much data available at all levels of healthcare, and technology and public support is on the cusp of a breakthrough in using this information for widespread improvements. Four data analytics initiatives to implement now January 07, 2016By Rob GraybillInnovation will be necessary to compete for consumers in the new market environment. Using data effectively can help plans stand out. Now is the opportune time for pop health management December 03, 2015By Jerry ShultzAs technology has evolved, the potential of population health management as a tool to improve quality and reduce costs has expanded. Survey: Big data presents top challenge for managed care executives December 02, 2015By Aubrey WestgateGreg Scott, national leader of the health plans practice at Deloitte Consulting, LLP, shares how plans and providers may be able to better apply big data. Turning data into action: 8 tips for plans, providers December 01, 2015By Aubrey WestgateManaged Healthcare Executive's State of the Industry Survey findings reveal that most plans and providers are struggling with data analytics. Here are some tips. Using data analytics to effectively manage populations July 01, 2015By Saeed AminzadehAn active population health management program is key to improving performance, and it needs big data engagement analytics if it’s going to succeed.