Business Intelligence

Healthcare providers are utilizing business intelligence solutions to analyze data such as revenue, staff performance and efficiency of operations. BI solutions, often manifested as informational dashboards, are increasingly included in hospital information systems and integrated with enterprise electronic health records.

Hospitals use business intelligence to improve patient throughput
Carefx to commercialize Cleveland Clinic biz intelligence dashboards

The St. Louis-based vendor's new Eden solution is designed to help small practices maintain their independence by combining all EMR and PM solutions on a platform accessible by Macs, iPhones and iPads.
July 12, 2011
OptumInsight (formerly Ingenix) and Dallas-based RemitDATA have launched a service that offers physician practices intelligence about health plan claims processing trends, alongside coding and referential tools to increase productivity, reduce denials and prevent delays.
July 8, 2011
The Compuware Corporation has announced the acquisition of dynaTrace Software, a privately held, Waltham, Mass.-based developer of application performance management software.
July 6, 2011
Healthcare in the United States has its own myriad, manifest and much-discussed problems. But they're nothing compared to those afflicting the primitive and limited systems in many other parts of the world.
July 5, 2011
Integration with a picture archiving and communication system (PACS) improves radiologists' use of clinical decision support tools, according to a study in the July issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
July 1, 2011
Independent research firm KLAS recently released its 2011 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Medical Equipment and Infrastructure report.
June 27, 2011
The eHealth Initiative has released a new report exploring the role of electronic health records in care coordination for patients with complex illnesses, such as type 2 diabetes and heart disease.
June 23, 2011
Healthcare organizations are embracing the need for information transparency to drive clinical transformation, but they are lacking the tools and capabilities to make data available in real-time to make it happen.
June 14, 2011
SDI, a provider of de-identified patient-level data analytics, announced Monday an ongoing program that will offer several academic grants to foster innovative health data research.
June 13, 2011
Forty-five new and updated health applications that harness the power of open data from HHS and other sources are being presented Thursday at the 2nd Annual Health Data Initiative Forum in New York.
June 9, 2011
Thomson Reuters plans to sell off its healthcare division, the company announced Monday.
June 7, 2011
As the push toward accountable care organizations and patient-centered medical homes gathers steam, health IT clearly has huge roles to play in the transition. But one capability is perhaps more crucial than any other: business intelligence (BI).
June 2, 2011