Mining Dark Data for New Use Cases & Scalability

In January, a brilliant OpEd ran in the New York Times in response to an MIT Technology Review piece that warned about the lack of transparency in[...]

The Importance of Content, Concept & Context in Decision Support NLP

Natural language processing (NLP) is an important aspect of artificial intelligence that allows machines to process large amounts of data in human[...]

Clinician-in-the-Loop Machine Learning

The delivery of high performance clinical care – care that is reliable, efficient, and timely – is difficult. Even under the best marriage of[...]

The Arrival of Natural Language Processing in Healthcare

“Writing in English is like throwing mud at a wall.” ― Joseph Conrad I recently watched the 2016 movie “Arrival.” The film explores the idea that[...]

CMS Dollars Part 1: IPPS Made Simple

CMS Dollars Part 1: IPPS Made Simple Protecting Your Hospital Nest Egg Nadia Christensen, MD Hospital margins are narrower than ever, and hospitals[...]

CMS Dollars Part II: HRRP Made Simple

The Boomerang Effect CMS Dollars Part II: HRRP Made Simple The Boomerang Effect Nadia Christensen, MD Hospital readmissions account for a huge[...]

CMS Dollars Part III: HACRP Made Simple

The Unwanted Visitor Nadia Christensen, MD Unfortunately, it happens all the time. You take your elderly father into the hospital for a routine[...]