Posts Tagged ‘Physician Data Analytics’

Last chance to register for Friday’s IQSC Data Summit!

Last chance to register for the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation Information and Quality Services Center’s (IQSC) Third Annual Data Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College in Farmers Branch. This year’s event themed “Data Driven Decisions” is loaded with 12 expert speakers, six educational sessions and 10 fascinating hospital abstracts detailing recent data projects. […]

Agenda released for IQSC Data Summit on Nov. 15

The official agenda has been released to the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation Information and Quality Services Center’s (IQSC) Third Annual Data Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College in Farmers Branch. This year’s event, themed “Data Driven Decisions,” is loaded with 12 expert speakers, six educational sessions and 10 fascinating hospital abstracts detailing recent […]

Tickets still available to IQSC Data Summit on Nov. 15!

It’s two weeks until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Third Annual IQSC Data & Analytics Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College. Tickets are still available. This year’s Data Summit is themed “Data Driven Decisions,” with an agenda for the all-day seminar to include: • Katherine Rowell, co-founder and principal of HealthDataViz, discussing “The […]

Stratasan to serve as top sponsor of Foundation’s IQSC Data Summit

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation announced today that Stratasan will serve as the top sponsor of its Third Annual IQSC Data & Analytics Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Stratasan partners with more than 1,000 hospitals from the nation’s top healthcare systems, across 40-plus states, providing software and services […]

Tickets available to Foundation’s Third Annual IQSC Data Summit!

It’s less than one month until the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Third Annual IQSC Data & Analytics Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College. Tickets are now on sale. This year’s Data Summit is themed “Data Driven Decisions,” with an agenda for the all-day seminar to include: • Katherine Rowell, co-founder and principal of […]

Poster abstracts due tomorrow for IQSC Data Summit!

The deadline is upon us! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation is seeking poster presentations for its Third Annual IQSC Data & Analytics Summit on November 15 at Brookhaven College. The deadline for poster abstracts is tomorrow at 5:00 p.m. Authors will be notified of acceptance next week. An electronic file of the final poster […]

Sponsors announced for Foundation’s IQSC data seminar on Nov. 16

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation is proud to announce the official sponsors of its First Annual Information Quality Services Center’s (IQSC) Data Educational Event “Healthcare Data: Descriptive, Predictive, Prescriptive” on November 16 at Texas Woman’s University in Dallas. The seminar, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., will highlight nationally known speakers discussing the importance […]

Foundation’s TQI publishes report on “Operative Mortality”

A new report by the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Texas Quality Initiative found an excessive number of unknown statuses for patients following coronary artery bypass surgery. Titled “Impact of Accurate 30-Day Status on Operative Mortality: Wanted Dead or Alive, Not Unknown” and published this month in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, the official journal […]

Physician Data Analytics – Challenges and Tips for Deployment (Part 2 of 2)

By Richard Howe, PhD, Executive Director, North Texas Regional Extension Center Last month, I discussed some of the challenges related to deployment of a population focused, data analytics system. These challenges were presented in more detail in a recent article in Healthcare IT News (09/14/2015). The article noted that the efficiency of a population health […]

Physician Data Analytics and Your EHR – Impact of MACRA, MIPS, and SGRs (Part 3 of 3)

By Richard Howe, PhD, Executive Director, North Texas Regional Extension Center Last month, I discussed more about how the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) for physicians, Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), Value-Based Payment Modifier (VBPM) and meaningful use (MU) will become integrated into a single program. The MIPS program is part of the Medicare Access […]