Healthcare News & Insights

Use data analytics to maximize patient placement

As your hospital grows and more patients seek care at your facility, managing patient placement and maximizing your capacity for care becomes a higher priority. One way to ensure patients can remain in your hospital for as long as they need to, without having a space crisis, is to use data and predictive analytics. 

Control ED wait times with predictive analytics

Reducing wait times and overcrowding in the emergency department (ED) is a top priority for most hospitals. But it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact issues that are causing bottlenecks. New research gives hospitals a data-based framework so they can easily identify problems. 

Can HIEs reduce unnecessary spending, preventable admissions?

How much have preventable admissions cost your organization? And is there any way to cut down on unnecessary spending? 

Personalized medicine: Future of health care

More and more, electronic health records (EHR) systems are being used to provide patients with personalized health care. In this guest post, Asha Saxena, president and CEO of a data management firm, gives hospital executives a rundown of the benefits, drawbacks and requirements of using technology for personalized medicine.