Business Intelligence

How one hospital’s staff engagement survey boosts workforce development – and patient care
By Bill Siwicki 12:09 pm July 30, 2019
Duncan Regional Hospital uses its annual team member engagement survey to help workers enhance their workplace and careers, resulting in higher satisfaction for staff and patients.
Business intelligence boosts in-network patient referrals at Indiana health system

Indianapolis-based Community Health Network.

By Bill Siwicki 12:16 pm July 29, 2019
Community Health Network also uses BI tools to track issues and identify trends, reporting them to key operational leaders to highlight areas for process improvement.
Implementation best practices: Patient engagement tech done right
By Bill Siwicki 01:00 pm July 25, 2019
Four experts offer advice and best practices for how to launch and maintain success with technologies that boost engagement and improve the patient experience.

Morehouse College and Morehouse School of Medicine are two of the schools that will receive funding for analytics and data science training.

By Mike Miliard 11:27 am July 02, 2019
The money will help Atlanta University Center Consortium Data Science Initiative improve education in healthcare analytics at historically black colleges and universities.
SCL Health cuts collections costs by 26% with patient collections tech

One of SCL Health’s facilities, Saint Joseph Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 03:26 pm July 01, 2019
The health system also has seen a massive increase in the amount it is collecting, for a total annual collections improvement of more than $20 million.
Hollywood Presbyterian uses bundle management platform to succeed in value-based care

CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 12:24 pm June 20, 2019
Among other things, the technology has helped the hospital achieve a $3 million reconciliation payment annually for one CMS bundle alone.
Press Ganey debuts healthcare analytics for transformation, value-based care, more
By Bill Siwicki 11:48 am June 20, 2019
Health system AdventHealth is an early user of the analytics platform, seeking transformational change that can help it with its focus on whole-person care.
Vizient, Civica Rx collaborate on provider needs analytics data to reduce Rx costs
By Bill Siwicki 01:51 pm June 17, 2019
By providing insights into purchasing patterns and provider needs through its analytics and data capabilities, Vizient will help Civica Rx anticipate gaps in drug availability and affordability.
By Laura Lovett 03:33 pm June 14, 2019
The ingredients of Finland's growing startup ecosystem include public-private partnerships, data research availability and a little bit of sisu.
Businessmen shaking hands.
By Laura Lovett 05:30 pm June 13, 2019
At Health 2.0 Europe, pharma, patient and academic representatives weighed in on challenges of working together.