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Population Health Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak

In speaking with many colleagues throughout the provider and payer healthcare community, I’ve found an overwhelming sense of helplessness to the outbreak’s onslaught. This is exacerbated by the constant evolution of reported underlying medical conditions that indicate a higher risk of hospitalization or mortality for a coronavirus patient.

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COVID-19 and the Financial Storm Ahead for Providers

Across the country, healthcare organizations are seeing 40%-80% declines in monthly charges with some of the most profitable services lines only seeing 20% of their normal monthly volumes during the pandemic.

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Enhancing your network connectivity for work at home work

By Scott Checkoway I originally wrote this for MedeAnalytics employees around the world who have been working at home since March 17 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Anybody working from home—and a lot of us are doing it now—can use these tips to enhance network connectivity, which will improve your streaming speed. After purchasing internet… Read more »

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3 Steps Any Healthcare Organization Can Take to Improve Enterprise Analytics

By Kristin Weir When it comes down to the most basic purpose of why organizations use analytics, it’s simple: they want to uncover insights that help them take the next best step or make the best decision. These healthcare organizations often need, however, all the components of the enterprise analytics story to be able to… Read more »

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Securing your internet router for work at home use

By Scott Checkoway With many of us working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, I wanted to share some tips on different ways to secure your home network. 1. Review the administrator password of the router With many of us working from home due to the coronavirus pandemic, I wanted to share some tips on… Read more »

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The Digital Healthcare Podcast with President Scott Hampel

The Digital Healthcare Podcast spent nearly an hour talking to MedeAnalytics President Scott Hampel about the current and future state of enterprise analytics in healthcare. Learn how your healthcare business can use data analytics to solve everyday operational, financial and clinical challenges. Listen to the podcast now.

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Why Predictive Analytics is the Answer to Healthcare’s Big Data Problem

By Scott Hampel Making improvements in healthcare data analytics has the potential to lead to significant cost savings and improved patient health and wellness. We’ve identified two ways these improvements can be accomplished: Embrace an enterprise analytics strategy to process vast amounts of healthcare data, rather than historical approaches of stitching together dozens of analytics… Read more »

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Unfamiliar Healthcare Players, Interoperability and Social Determinants Round Out 2020 Megatrends

By Scott Hampel, president of MedeAnaltyics We conclude our 2020 Megatrends with an exploration of new players entering healthcare, the necessity and importance of data interoperability as well as social determinants. While each of these topics appear at first glance to be unconnected, there is a single thread that links them all: data. Now on… Read more »

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More Megatrends: Price Transparency, Telehealth, Individualized Medicine

By Scott Hampel, president of MedeAnalytics Now that we’ve dealt with Megatrends one through three, we’re approaching the next set. In this group we’re exploring price transparency (and its likely difficult implementation), the increasing use of telehealth thanks to internet-connected devices and precision medicine, made easier thanks to technology. Yet again it is data and… Read more »

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