Life Sciences Study Shows Big Savings and Detects Breast Disease Earlier
Truven Health Life Sciences researchers developed an economic model to assess the potential budget impact associated with the clinical benefits of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) and to estimate the system-wide financial impact of DBT as a breast cancer screening modality. Read the full study findings
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EDGE Initial Validation Audit Solution for Health Plans
Truven Health Analytics™ is ready to help health plans meet the ACA requirement for an EDGE server Initial Validation Audit (IVA). CMS requires health plans to hire an independent auditor with certified coders to review and validate EDGE server data. The current deadline to select a vendor is March 31, 2015. Truven Health is an IVA-qualified vendor with a solution that meets these requirements. Contact us
for more information.
Truven Health Acquiring Heartbeat Experts
Truven Health is acquiring Heartbeat Experts, the global leader in stakeholder management solutions for the life sciences industry. Now we can provide our life sciences clients with the ability to effectively reach out to the relevant audiences with the right scientific evidence, anywhere in the world. The respected research capabilities of our life sciences team plus Heartbeat Experts’ relationship management solutions together bring a breadth of support to life sciences firms that is unprecedented.
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Creating Industry Leading Healthcare Transformation Capability with Latest Acquisition
Announcing the acquisition of JWA, a consulting firm with a strong record of guiding clients to breakthrough results using the Lean methodology in healthcare. JWA becomes part of Simpler, a global leader in Lean transformations and a Truven Health Analytics company. JWA’s 15+ years of experience and industry-leading strength in Lean applications for hospitals, with particular expertise in pediatric and academic hospitals, rounds out Simpler’s capabilities. Truven Health Analytics welcomes the JWA team and clients to our company.
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Annual List of Top U.S. Cardiovascular Hospitals Announced
As part of the esteemed 100 Top Hospitals® program, Truven Health has released its yearly study that names the 50 top cardiovascular hospitals in the nation, based on a balanced performance scorecard. See who made the list.
Just Released: The Lean Prescription
New book by Dr. Patricia Gabow, former CEO of Denver Health, with colleague Philip Goodman, offers an accessible, detailed account of their 7-year Lean Transformation that resulted in a $250 million hard financial benefit, high employee engagement, and the lowest observed-to-expected mortality rate in the University Health System Consortium.
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