Guest Column | April 24, 2014

Value-Based Care Success Through Quality Analytics And Incentives

HITO Keith Blankenship, Lumeris

As the U.S. healthcare industry continues to evolve and undergo massive structural changes, the outcome that consumers, providers, and payers are looking to see is higher quality care at a lower cost. In order to achieve that, providers are beginning to leverage analytics based on clinical and administrative data to more effectively predict the health outcomes of their patient population, measure health trends, and establish meaningful correlations to help make more informed healthcare decisions. By Keith Blankenship, VP, Technical Solutions, Lumeris