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INFOGRAPHIC | Predictive Analytics in Health Care Trends

Predictive analytics is poised to reshape the health care industry by achieving the Triple Aim of improved patient outcomes, quality of care and lower costs. But, how are executives actually using predictive analytics, and does it help uncover the insights and efficiencies they expect?
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INFOGRAPHIC | Predictive Analytics in Health Care Trends
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Real-time' actionable data analytics help hospitals decrease denial rates

The competitive climate for hospitals is at a fever pitch, with mergers and acquisitions adding further complexities to the marketplace. This is not a time for simply resting on past achievements or a reputation for touting service lines: astute leaders recognize that they must optimize every level of clinical, operational and financial performance in order to capture and retain market share and meet payer/employer demands for value-based care.
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Hospital analytics: Key trends and optimizing revenue cycle management

With increased mergers and acquisitions, hospitals, hospital systems and integrated delivery networks must retrieve, review and compare data – no matter the size, data incompatibility or platform complexity. Among the various types of data, only real-time or near real-time data analytics can enable hospital leaders to act and follow up on it to correct inefficiencies, denials and revenue leakage. In this guest post, Jonathan Farr, senior VP North America of a provider of healthcare operating systems, explains what real-time data is, trends driving its use and how to take advantage of those trends to optimize revenue cycle management.
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Bon Secours taps Effy Healthcare for RCM

Baltimore-based Bon Secours Health System has chosen Effy Healthcare, a healthcare solutions provider focusing on financial, operational and clinical areas, for revenue cycle management. Through the partnership, Bon Secours will have access to Effy's RAID Healthcare actionable analytics RCM solution, according to a news release. The solution aims to help healthcare organizations lower claim denials and address revenue leakage. The partnership comes as Bon Secours has undergone various expansion efforts in recent years.
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PRESS RELEASE | EFFY Healthcare and Bon Secours Hospital System Collaborate to Increase Efficiency.

EFFY Healthcare and Bon Secours Hospital System Collaborate to Increase Efficiency: Actionable Analytics, Improve Revenue Cycle Management, Ensure Clinical & Operational Efficiency
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eHealth Radio interview on "EFFY Healthcare Drives Operational and Clinical Efficiency, Optimizes RCM"

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Jonathan Farr at eHealth Radio.
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Time is of the essence: Actionable analytics decrease denial rates, save time and money

One key challenge that hospital leaders struggle to overcome is claim denials based on treatment authorizations. These denials occur primarily when there is a deviation in the plan of care, and they burden clinical and operational teams to secure authorizations for treatment necessitated by a change in the patient's health status.
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PRESS RELEASE | Key trends in hospital and healthcare analytics

EFFY, an efficiency platform that overlays existing systems to help healthcare organizations compare massive amounts of data across their total enterprise, detect exceptions and problems, and guide interventions to improve efficiency that optimizes financial, clinical and operational performance, points to key trends that are impacting how hospital and health system leaders approach big data.
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Hospital Systems Adopt Actionable Analytics for Better Clinical, Financial and Operational Outcomes

Hospital leaders face substantial challenges when it comes to aggregating and comparing vast datasets to identify and correct problems. The sheer magnitude of data is prompting these healthcare organizations to recognize this deficit in their existing systems. As they learn about the value and benefits of actionable analytics to address and solve problems in virtually every aspect of operations, they are adopting new technology that is now available. A key benefit is that these new platforms overlay current transactional systems to deliver a cleaner, smarter and cost-effective solution.
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