Can data analytics aid in end-of-life care decisions? December 29, 2016 By Donna Marbury When it comes to clinicians discussing end-of-life care with patients and their families, too often decisions must be made quickly. Here’s how data analytics can help. How data analytics combats the opioid epidemic Deaths 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, 2016 By Donna Marbury Does your analytics team have what it takes? Experts share their top recommendations. Three data-driven practices that boost adherence November 17, 2016 By Neil Smiley Here’s a three-pronged approach to improve adherence program efficiency that leverages predictive data analytics, hospital on-site pharmacies and post discharge follow-up evaluation to achieve real, measurable results. Remote Patient Monitoring is a Wise Investment for Payers The results of Geneia’s year-long study – a savings of $8,375 per patient and a slowing of disease progression – demonstrate that remote patient monitoring is a wise investment for payers. Advanced Analytics Improve Physician Engagement and Performance in ACOs Health plans are using advanced analytics to improve physician engagement,
performance and satisfaction in ACOs and risk-sharing contracts. Payers Can Help with the Joy of Medicine Payers have a direct interest in preserving independent physician practices and
helping all physicians regain the Joy of Medicine. Advanced Analytics Triple Win for Payers The use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health. Making sense of big data: Data projects spur progress July 03, 2016 By Donna Marbury Many 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. Cybersecurity mistakes plans, providers should avoid June 08, 2016 By Aubrey Westgate Health plans and healthcare organizations are increasingly facing threats from cyber criminals. Here's how to better protect your organization.