data collection

Maternal mortality statisticsData collection methods are improving but still a challenge.
Inaccurate provider directories create barriers to careHere are four ways that health plans can improve their internal processes for collecting provider data.
Top tech needs for value-minded executivesHere are the top ways to strengthen health information technology to advance value-based, quality care.
Four data analytics initiatives to implement nowInnovation will be necessary to compete for consumers in the new market environment. Using data effectively can help plans stand out.
How to use big data to treat and manage diseases
How to use big data to treat and manage diseasesPrecision medicine appears to be the future of healthcare and the use of big data is proving to be invaluable in achieving this goal. The vast amounts of molecular and other valuable data currently being collected at huge databases and used to create personalized medicine is part of a grand and inevitable formula to revolutionize modern medicine.
Now is the opportune time for pop health managementAs 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 executivesGreg 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, providersManaged 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 populationsAn active population health management program is key to improving performance, and it needs big data engagement analytics if it’s going to succeed.
Signal through the noiseIndependence Blue Cross and other Blue providers have partnered together to purchase a real-time secure communication network for physicians and hospitals to be on the leading edge of big data.