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Predictive Models for Hospitals
Predictive Models for Hospitals

How can hospitals gain the edge they need to maximize market share, improve patient care and manage costs? The answer is predictive models designed specifically for healthcare and your target market.

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EMR Effectiveness: The Positive Benefit Electronic Medical Record Adoption has on Mortality Rates
EMR Effectiveness: The Positive Benefit Electronic Medical Record Adoption has on Mortality Rates

HIMSS Analytics, with clinical data and analytics support from Healthgrades, sought to scientifically measure the clinical benefits of EMR adoption. The initial findings are significant and compel continued effort to scientifically analyze and communicate the clinical benefits of the EMR.

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Sustaining Quality Outcomes: Learning from the 2015 Healthgrades America's Best Hospitals Recipients
Sustaining Quality Outcomes: Learning from the 2015 Healthgrades America's Best Hospitals Recipients

We're pleased to share insights from two America’s 100 Best Hospitals (Mills-Peninsula Medical Center of San Mateo, CA and Regions Hospital of St. Paul, MN) about what they have done to drive quality outcomes in Heart Attack and Heart Failure. By sharing their voices and best practices, we hope to start the dialogue to help other organizations achieve and sustain superior performance.

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Establishing Relevance: DHACE and Other External Performance Measures
Establishing Relevance: DHACE and Other External Performance Measures

What differentiates Distinguished Hospitals for Clinical Excellence™ from the rest is that while many hospitals have high-quality outcomes in specific areas of expertise, these hospitals exhibit comprehensive and superior quality across a range of medical specialties.

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HIPAA and Marketing Communications
HIPAA and Marketing Communications FAQs to help navigate marketing and communication efforts

HIPAA regulations were reviewed in early 2013 and changes have been implemented. This paper explores a variety of important topics as it relates to HIPAA and marketing communications, in an easy to navigate Q&A format.

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