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SCIO Health Analytics Offers Complimentary Access to HIMSS Virtual Briefing on Evolving Payer-Provider Collaboration

SCIO Health Analytics
Posted on: 22 Aug 16

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WEST HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 22, 2016

WEST HARTFORD, Conn., Aug. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In keeping with its commitment to helping healthcare organizations solve their most pressing challenges, SCIO Health Analytics recently sponsored a HIMSS Virtual Briefing on "Evolving Payer-Provider Collaboration, What's Next on the Horizon?"

SCIO is proud to offer complimentary access to a session from the Virtual Briefing titled "Predictive Analytics: A Catalyst to Drive Behavior and Engagement in a Value-Based World," hosted by Rose Higgins, SCIO's president, North America. Those interested in listening to this session can register through the SCIO website.

In her presentation, Higgins discusses several factors contributing to the changes healthcare is experiencing today, including increased government involvement, changing and diverse patient populations, rapid technology advancements, and payment and care delivery reform. This transformation provides more choices than ever for healthcare consumers when selecting both providers and payers.

During the session, Higgins also explores how behavioral data is informing the next generation of actionable and predictive analytics to further support the evolving value-based care system. She offers an overview of the technology and analytics solutions that are needed to assess, engage and treat patients, as well as the advanced analytics exemplars and proven best practices that help to further optimize outcomes, drive engagement and support collaboration in risk-based programs.

The HIMSS Virtual Briefing was created to examine the challenges and best practices healthcare and payer organizations face with current initiatives, as well as to explore strategies for influencing and predicting future opportunities.

"Value-based care initiatives and corresponding reimbursement incentives are transforming the ways in which healthcare is delivered," said Higgins. "Many payer and provider organizations are looking to prepare for a future that will require they adapt to these changing realities, while minimizing disruption to their current operations and revenue streams. This HIMSS Virtual Briefing demonstrates how the use of advanced analytics and other leading-edge strategies helps organizations to identify current and emerging trends in the healthcare landscape, ensuring they are well-prepared to deliver the highest quality care at the lowest appropriate cost."

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About SCIO Health Analytics
Based in West Hartford, Connecticut, SCIO Health Analytics is a leading health analytics solution and services company. It serves healthcare organizations across the continuum including over 20 provider groups and 30 health plans representing more than 90 million members, four of the top six PBMs, and clients in 30 countries for 8 of the top 15 global pharmaceutical companies. SCIO provides predictive analytic solutions and services that transform data into actionable insights, helping healthcare organizations create the understanding that drives change through care, network and reimbursement optimization as well as commercial effectiveness. Visit SCIO's new website for up to date information on their product and solution offerings:

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SCIO Contact:

Tim Boivin

Michele Norton, M.S., R.N.

Amendola Communications

Senior Vice President Marketing

(224) 209-6495

(727) 815-7710 

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