Blue Health Intelligence’s Risk Adjustment and Stratification Solution Goes Live at Highmark Inc.

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Population Advyzer will help close healthcare gaps for the large national insurer CHICAGO (September 11, 2018) – Blue Health Intelligence® (BHI®), a leader in the healthcare data and analytics space, is partnering with Highmark® to provide risk adjustment informatics for Highmark’s Medicare Advantage (MA) and Affordable Care Act (ACA) populations. Together, BHI and Highmark are working to better capture members’ …

How Real-world Data and Analytics Can Demonstrate the Value of Medical Products to U.S. Health Plans

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Healthcare analytics and strategy firms showcase real-world evidence in action through an applied case study at July 11 conference CHICAGO (July 5, 2018) – Healthcare payers are looking to real-world evidence (RWE) and analytics to answer a range of medical device cost, quality, and safety questions. RWE can answer whether a device should be included in a bundled payment arrangement; …

Blue Health Intelligence® Database Powers Comparative Review of Costs of Treating a Serious Vascular Disease

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CHICAGO (July 2, 2018) – A new comparative analysis of the cost efficacy of treatment options for a serious vascular disease, based on five years of administrative claims data from the Blue Health Intelligence (BHI®) database, has been published in the Journal of Vascular Surgery. The study found significant economic benefits from the use of Flexitouch® (Tactile Medical™, Minneapolis), an …

Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) Launches Whyzen Analytics, the Next Generation Enterprise Analytics and Account Reporting Solution

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Built for health plans and their customers and partners, BHI’s Whyzen Analytics platform enables fast and complete implementation and provides comprehensive data integration, best- in-class benchmarking, and state-of-the-art technology. Chicago, IL (June 7, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) developed Whyzen Analytics as an interactive analytics and reporting platform for today’s evolving and competitive healthcare environment. “Speed-to-market is critical with increasingly demanding …

Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Warns of Increase in Melanoma Diagnoses

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Wide variations exist in skin cancer diagnosis rates between states and metropolitan areas Chicago, IL – Prevalence of melanoma diagnoses increased 7 percent over a four-year span, according to information released by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA)’s Health of America Report. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, people who first use a tanning bed before age 35 increase their …

BHI’s CEO Swati Abbott to Join Magellan Health Board

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CHICAGO, IL and SCOTTSDALE, AZ – May 29, 2018 – Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) announced today that Swati Abbott and Matthew J. Simas have been elected at the 2018 annual meeting of shareholders to Magellan’s board of directors. Both Abbott and Simas were nominated for election to the board to fill the seats previously held by Kay Coles James, president …

Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) CEO Swati Abbott Will Share Critical Insights About Data Analytics During a Key Panel Discussion at the Booth Healthcare Conference in Chicago

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Chicago, IL (November 14, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) announced today that Swati Abbott will participate as a key panelist at the University of Chicago’s Booth Healthcare Conference on Friday, November 17, 2017, at 3 p.m. Central at the University’s Gleacher Center. Swati will join other healthcare industry leaders for a discussion about Leveraging Data Analytics. During the discussion, she will …

Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) Appoints New Chief Medical Officer

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Alan Spiro, MD, MBA, joins BHI as Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spiro’s extensive experience includes building, expanding, and integrating solutions that improve care outcomes and value. Chicago, IL (August 16, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) announced today that Dr. Alan Spiro joined the leadership team as Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spiro brings over 30 years …

Blue Health Intelligence’s (BHI) CEO Swati Abbott will be the keynote speaker at the 13th Annual Medical Device and Coverage Conference in Chicago

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Swati Abbott will address the importance of actionable analytics for medical device organizations. Chicago, IL (July 20, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) announced today that Swati Abbott will discuss Harnessing the Power of Data and Analytics to Optimize Reimbursement Strategies. The keynote presentation will occur on Tuesday, July 25th at 8:30 a.m. at the Autograph Hotel in Chicago. “Medical device organizations …

Blue Health Intelligence’s (BHI) Sanket Shah to Discuss the Importance of Data Governance in Healthcare Analytics at the Value-Based Care Summit in Chicago

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Sanket will address the important role that data governance plays in value-based transition Chicago, IL (June 22, 2017)—Blue Health Intelligence (BHI) announced today that Sanket Shah, Director of Client Relationships, will be part of a key panel discussion featuring the importance of data governance and its impact on value-based care analytics. The panel discussion will occur on Thursday, June 22nd …