In January, Medicare officials announced their goal for 85% of payments under that program, which covers approximately 50 million Americans, to be value-based by the end of 2016. This news was quickly followed by a commercial health plan industry task force announcement of a goal that 75% of its. . .
The 2015 Becker’s Annual Meeting brought together leaders from healthcare systems across the country from May 7th – 9th in Chicago to engage in dialogue about the most pressing issues for today’s hospitals and healthcare organizations. For the first time ever, Trexin was among the industry experts chosen to<span. . .
On February 26th, the Pittsburg Blue Steakhouse in Edina, MN was the site of a Healthcare thought leadership event on the topic of “Reimagine Healthcare through Data: Aggregating and Exchanging Data to Improve Patient Outcomes”. The event was co-sponsored by Trexin Consulting’s Healthcare Analytics practice and MarkLogic, the leading Enterprise<span. . .
Trexin Consulting, a management and technology consulting firm, announced today that Jeff Shaw has been named Senior Principal in charge of project and program management in the Healthcare Practice. Trexin specializes in the application of advanced technologies that drive business value. “Jeff has demonstrated superior expertise in helping our<span. . .
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Trexin Consulting, a management and technology consulting firm, announced today Walter Linde-Zwirble has been promoted to the role of Chief Data Scientist, Health Economics in its Healthcare Practice. Trexin specializes in the application of advanced technologies that drive business value
The buzzwords are familiar: innovation; transformation; accountable care; consumer-oriented care; healthcare integration; population health management. What do they mean when spoken together? Disruptive change in your organization that can be a gift-wrapped opportunity to make necessary changes or a challenge that feels like a runaway train bearing down on you<span. . .
On Nov 13th and 14th, 2014, Trexin’s Healthcare practice leadership attended the 2014 HIMSS Midwest Fall Technology Conference in Chicago. Healthcare executives and representatives from leading technology service providers attended the conference.
Over a convivial round of drinks and hors d’oeuvres, seventeen senior managers from industry and academia met (and in some cases re-met) their healthcare colleagues. After sharing their backgrounds and concerns around The Tortoise Club’s private room, Noland Joiner officially introduced the roundtable topics around data and improving patient outcomes<span. . .
This article was published by Knowledge@Wharton on July 31, 2014. A study of Blue Cross insurers released on July 9 by the plans’ trade association reported that health insurers are slowly moving toward “value-based” payments to doctors and hospitals. Instead of basing payments on the number of tests and procedures performed,<span. . .
Community acquired infections (CAI) are among the most common reasons for admission at regional safety net hospitals. CAI is emblematic of the types of choices that hospitals must make every day, there is variation in: patient risk factors; severity of symptoms on presentation; and the ultimate