Entries by Susan Irby

Competing with Analytics: Test the Waters Before You Dive In

Business intelligence and analytics are the new hot topics in healthcare. Significant investments are being made in enterprise performance measurement tools and clinical intelligence, with historic, predictive and prescriptive capabilities being developed for population health management, financial decision support, supply chain analytics and more. To further complicate the matter, there are literally hundreds of vendors […]

Reduce Complexity and Deliver Value: Lean Business Intelligence & Analytics

Health executives have realized for a long time that future success is tied to the quality of their information.   Finance organizations have worked with costing, budgeting and financial decision support systems for years.  Supply chain executives have created reporting tools to manage inventory, distribution and cost.  Operations leaders have reported quality, productivity and performance improvement […]