Is accessing your clinical data a pain? Learn how to access and use unstructured data for new insights and discoveries with this infographic.
The first week of August saw the 55th annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) in Vancouver, Canada. This conference is the premier global NLP conference, demonstrating the […]
When I began college a few years ago, my parents used it as an opportunity to reminisce about their own college experiences. As they did so, I recognized the conveniences […]
Is your hospital or health system making too many left-hand turns? In his latest whiteboard video blog, 3M HIS blogger Jeremy Zasowski walks and talks through the issue, and offers […]
If I told you that Dustin Pedroia, the second baseman for the Boston Red Sox, currently had a batting average of .303 this season, could you predict what he’s going […]
One of the things I most enjoy about the team I work with is that we get to ask a lot of questions and then we try to figure out […]
As a physician, I am responsible for coding certain diagnoses that will trigger certain payment and risk adjustment. Risk adjustment scores are important in terms of quality measures and they […]
Every year, most health plans are rated on quality by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) with Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS). HEDIS gets most of its […]
If your organization is like most, you’re well stocked with dashboards that show your organization’s latest performance metrics. Which numbers are up (DNFB and LOS—Boo!), which numbers are down (CDI […]
As a regulatory analyst, I do a lot of research. For years I’ve read a lot about pay-for-performance, quality initiatives and outcomes, Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and every payment method […]
An interesting convergence of articles flowed over my laptop recently: 1: Becker’s ACS Review: The 11 things payers, providers really think about value-based care: Seventy-five percent of health plan executives […]
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