Topic "Healthcare"

Health Plans, Create Competitive Differentiation with Risk Adjustment

Exploring Risk Adjustment as a Source of Competitive Differentiation Risk adjustment is a hot topic in healthcare. Today, I interviewed my colleague, Noreen Hurley to learn more. Noreen tell us about your experience with risk adjustment. Before I joined Informatica I worked for a health plan in Boston. I managed several programs  including CMS Five... more

Why Healthcare Data Professionals belong at Informatica World 2014

This year, over one dozen healthcare leaders will share their knowledge on data driven insights at Informatica World 2014. These will be included in six tracks and over 100 breakout sessions during the conference. We are only five weeks away and I am excited that the healthcare path has grown 220% from 2013! Join us... more

The Links Between Health Information Exchanges and Data Integration

According to Health IT Portal, “Having an integrated health IT infrastructure allows a healthcare organization and its providers to streamline the flow of data from one department to the next. Not all health settings, however, find themselves in this situation. Either through business agreements or vendor selection processes, many a healthcare organization has to spend... more

Data is the Key to Value-based Healthcare

The transition to value-based care is well underway. From healthcare delivery organizations to clinicians, payers, and patients, everyone feels the impact.  Each has a role to play. Moving to a value-driven model demands agility from people, processes, and technology. Organizations that succeed in this transformation will be those in which: Collaboration is commonplace Clinicians and... more