Special Interest Track Sessions for Health Services
Date Time Title Organization Speaker Speaker Biography Track Room Tech Level Industry | Interest Abstract
Tuesday June 4, 2019
06/04/2019 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Blending Data With the Health and Fitness Industry ABC Financial Services David Finkbeiner David Finkbeiner, vice president of reporting, currently manages the business intelligence reporting team for ABC Financial, based in Sherwood, Arkansas. He has worked for ABC Financial for four years and has helped guide the team through two upgrades during his tenure. WebFOCUS has been used by ABC Financial for 13 years and adoption rate continues to grow stronger each year. Customer Spotlight Salon 5 Getting Started Financial Services/ Health Services Attend this session to learn how ABC Financial is providing insight into the gym industry with web design, embedded reporting, and visualizations. Over the last few years, ABC Financial has worked hard to turn a basic portal into a well-respected decision making tool for internal and external clients. Do you want to learn how one of the leading health and fitness billing companies combines multiple data sources into one source of the truth? Want to learn how the 800+ internal and 25,000+ external consumers use our portal? Want to understand some of the benefits and challenges faced when upgrading from 8.1.05 to 8.2.04? Join this presentation to learn the answers to those questions and many more.
ABC Financial Services Brian Nunes  
Wednesday June 5, 2019
06/05/2019 10:00 am - 11:00 am Implementation and Use of Dashboards for Improving Patient Care Rhode Island Quality Institute Luke Bruneaux Luke Bruneaux, Ph.D., is director of data quality and analytics at the Rhode Island Quality Institute, a non-profit organization that hosts the statewide Healthcare Information Exchange (HIE). He oversees RIQI's Care Management Dashboard analytics product, research collaborations with the Brown University Center for Biomedical Informatics, and federal grant reporting to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Prior to RIQI, Luke managed the clinical Data Science team at athenahealth, a cloud-based Electronic Health Record company. He holds a Ph.D. in physics from Harvard University with a focus on Systems Biology. Customer Spotlight   Non Technical Health Services Rhode Island Quality Institute (RIQI) hosts Rhode Island's Healthcare Information Exchange (HIE), which allows healthcare providers to access complete patient records at the point of care. To complement the HIE, RIQI used Information Builders' software solutions to deliver care management dashboards so that providers can be made aware, in real time, of patient emergency room visits, inpatient admissions, and discharges. This has allowed care providers to intervene at critical moments and provide better quality for their high-risk and general patient populations. This session will discuss the development/implementation journey for these dashboards and provide a live demo if time allows.
Thursday June 6, 2019
06/06/2019 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Developing a Robust Data Foundation for Success: Insights EDW Initiative St Luke's University Health Network Amanda Mazza Amanda Mazza is senior director, Network Analytics and Business Intelligence at St. Luke's University Health Network. Customer Spotlight Salon 1 (250) Non Technical Health Services Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing (NLP), and Machine Learning are all hot topics in healthcare analytics. These technologies have their place and will grow in use, but they require a data foundation to be truly leveraged. The challenge for healthcare organizations' post-EHR implementation is setting the data foundation necessary to move into the world of value-based, consumer-driven care. Attend this session to see how a proper data foundation sets the stage to close the data to information gap by properly integrating, enriching, and harmonizing data to ensure its quality.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Reassessing a BI and Analytics Project: Shifting Gears to Gain More Traction Markham Stouffville Hospital Grace Auh Grace Auh is the manager of Business Intelligence & Analytics at Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH). She’s led MSH decision support and coding functions for the last eight years and has taken the leadership role for the rollout of enterprise business intelligence (BI) tools to improve clinical and financial performance and to streamline data reporting and analytics activities to change BI culture at MSH. Customer Spotlight Salon 5 Getting Started Health Services After producing several business intelligence (BI) products for its users, Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) had to pause, evaluate the journey, and shift direction to gain more traction and take MSH to the next level. The result? An elevated BI culture. In this session, you'll learn about MSH's recently introduced "QBP Executive Summary" and "Clinical Impact Assessment Summary," which combines clinical, financial, and utilization data at the physician and program levels. User adoption and scalability have grown through enhanced data modeling, visualization, and drill-down capabilities, leading to increased user satisfaction.
* Agenda subject to change.
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