Category: Healthcare & Life Sciences

Case Study 3.30.2016

Evaluating Readiness for Future Healthcare Business Models

Our Client, one of the oldest, self-sustaining Health Information Exchanges (HIE) in the country, was facing significant disruption in their industry. With the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the healthcare providers and accountable care organizations (ACO) that made up our Client’s customer base suddenly demanded more robust patient<span. . .
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Event Summary 3.22.2016

March 2016 The Chicago Forum for Justice in Health Policy

The Chicago Forum for Justice in Health Policy presented “Reforming Illinois’ Public Health Data Systems” on March 4, 2016, at Loyola University’s Chicago School of Law Health and Medicine. Over 120 participants made up of public health professionals, state and local government staff, researchers, health advocates, insurers, and the general<span. . .
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Case Study 2.16.2016

Building an IT Operating Model for a Large Health Insurer

Our Client, one of the largest customer-owned health insurance companies in the country, needed to improve the efficiency and the quality of output generated by their IT organization. Their lines of business (LOB) are incredibly diverse, including government, group, and retail consumer healthcare plans. These LOBs exist at different<span. . .
Tagged in: Healthcare & Life Sciences, Optimized Operations, Program Execution, Strategy & Innovation
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Insight Paper 1.26.2016

How GIS Applies to Healthcare

Healthcare has strong geographical ties. There are endless determinants that affect the health of an individual, including physical, social, economic, and cultural considerations. While every individual will have a unique compilation of these factors that will contribute to their health, looking at determinants at the population level allows for more<span. . .
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Insight Paper 12.9.2015

A Brief Intro to GIS

Whether you work in marketing, strategy, finance, technology, product development or analytics, data is likely an important driver of your work. Words like ‘big data’ or ‘data visualization’ can be intimidating to those who do not fall under roles like data architect or analyst, but it doesn’t have to be.<span. . .
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