The Types of Hospital Discharge Barriers AI Can Surface

There are a number of barriers that can cause a patient’s discharge from the hospital to be delayed. These barriers extend the length of stay of a[...]

Glossary: Healthcare and Artificial Intelligence Terms

With terms natural language processing and machine learning, it can sometimes feel overwhelming trying to remember what each concept actually[...]

How AI Benefits Case Managers in the Discharge Process

As is well known in the industry, the hospital discharge process includes many components that could impact the success of a patient’s recovery[...]

Webinar: Predictive Analytics, Assessing Vulnerability & Community Referrals

Predictive analytics and natural language processing are changing the way health systems care for patients and understand their needs. 60% of[...]

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[...]

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[...]