Predictive Algorithms That Healthcare Delivery Organizations Are Using to Improve Outcomes

Archived Published: 25 April 2016 ID: G00295509


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Healthcare is on the path to becoming an algorithmic business, as the use of advanced analytics models will transform the delivery of care. CIOs should use this research to understand the types of algorithms currently used and their specific challenges and value.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Predictive Model 1: Use Algorithms to Detect Preventable Readmissions
    • Predictive Model 2: Use Algorithms to Prevent Sepsis
  • Case Studies
    • Case Study 1: University of Chicago Medical Center Uses Algorithms to Achieve Operational Efficiencies
    • Case Study 2: Cleveland Clinic Uses Algorithms to Prepare for Transitions of Care
    • Conclusion
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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