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How HCA Healthcare is using clinical analytics for opioid stewardship

HCA Healthcare’s Physician Services Group offers oversight for some 5,700 physicians and advanced practice providers, and embraces an approach to communication and collaboration that’s “deeply collaborative,” said Barbara Coughlin, RN, vice president of quality at HCA. One specific area where the health system has been making big headway in that regard has been an all-hands-on-deck… Read More »

About 1 in 5 healthcare payments is tied to value-based model

Brief Published Jan. 11, 2019 Dive Brief: Value-based care and other healthcare quality initiatives have made inroads, with an estimated 4% annual growth in value-based payments and 7% average annual increase in hospitals and clinicians participating in major clinical registries, a new Q-Centrix report shows. The consultancy’s report looks at participation in quality programs and resource… Read More »

Working towards greater data integration in healthcare – origins of NUHS's DISCOVERY AI platform – Healthcare IT News

“I think the biggest trend (in healthcare) is towards greater integration. Traditionally, healthcare has been very fragmented, where many different groups serve specific clinical needs without necessarily coordinating with each other. But going forward, the trend is towards integration – not just of things like databases and systems, but integration of the way we process… Read More »