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Combating the opioid epidemic in North America with Nobel Prize winning research

By Andy Dé

American Researchers Dr. David Julius and Dr. Ardem Patapoutian from California were awarded the Nobel Prize in medicine for their path breaking work on the development of non-opioid painkillers, showing immense promise for combating the epidemic.

Inside look: How Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island used analytics to reshape client retention and staff productivity

By Andy Dé

As much as the past 18 months of pandemic disruption have compromised staffing operations, financial stability, patient care, customer service, and many other facets of healthcare, we are also witnessing unique opportunities for transformation emerging in these spaces.

Why managed Medicaid/Medicare health plans need analytics to improve outcomes

By Mary Lou Mangan-Lamb

Managed care organizations that provide healthcare services to Medicare/Medicaid members are dedicated to improving the health and wellness of these underserved populations, especially those living in rural areas.   

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Nebraska Methodist Health System gains revenue efficiencies

The real proof of analytics’ worth lies within the healthcare organizations themselves. Learn how Nebraska Methodist is embracing an analytics culture and driving true business value from their data.

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Boost Data Transparency with APCDs

By MedeAnalytics

All-payer claims databases (APCDs) would benefit from mapping morbidity rates to the data resulting in pricing transparency, as well as pricing, efficiency and performance assessments that can be compared among providers. Mapping morbidity rates using publicly available data would create a clear idea of healthcare effectiveness and enrich the data, enabling patterns of care and […]

From Working in Rice Fields to Mede CTO

By MedeAnalytics

Struggles and character-building experiences are the mark of a true leader. In the case of Mede’s Chief Technology Officer, Ping Zhang, it’s a story of constant bootstrapping that brought him to his leadership position today and inspired him to make a meaningful impact on today’s healthcare system. Here’s a preview of Ping’s rags to riches […]

Self-Pay: Determining Optimal Care Before the Visit Even Happens

By MedeAnalytics

By Tom Schaal, Senior Product Manager, Hospital Revenue Cycle Solution The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has opened the doors to many new challenges for healthcare organizations, among them is the changed self-pay landscape. While self-pay – defined by both uninsured and self-pay after insurance – has always been a part of the healthcare ecosystem, the […]

The Latest Medicare Data Release – Too Much, Too Little?

By MedeAnalytics

Many in the healthcare community are concerned with the unprecedented government release of Medicare payment data. Secretary Sebelius made it clear earlier in June that this won’t be the last of it either. Is it too much? Is it not enough? What if people misuse the data? These are just some of the concerns various […]