ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Truven Health Analytics™ today announced the enhancements of the Truven Health Unify™ Population Health Management solution. The enhanced solution brings together powerful data management, clinical workflow, and analytic methodologies to help business and clinical leaders and care managers improve patient outcomes and the health of populations, and reduce costs.
Enhanced by the open source Apache™ Hadoop® framework, Truven Health Unify is a cloud-based solution that is now interoperable with all major clinical health information systems and health information exchanges. Leveraging Truven Health best-in-class healthcare data warehousing, analytic methodologies and decision-support capabilities, Unify enables health systems, accountable care organizations, hospitals and health plans, and health information exchanges to better manage population risk, provider networks, clinical outcomes, population health management and patient population messaging and engagement. The Unify solution is deployed in partnership with CareEvolution.
“The dual forces of healthcare reform and Big Data have created both opportunities and challenges for healthcare organizations focused on population health management,” said Mike Boswood, Truven Health Analytics president and CEO. “By harnessing the power and scalability of the Hadoop framework with our healthcare data and analytics capabilities, we are able to help companies improve healthcare cost and quality.”
Some of the key features of the Truven Health Unify solution include:
About Truven Health Analytics:
Truven Health Analytics delivers unbiased information, analytic tools, benchmarks and services to the healthcare industry. Hospitals, government agencies, employers, health plans, clinicians, and pharmaceutical companies have relied on its solutions for over 30 years. Truven Health Analytics combines deep clinical, financial and healthcare management expertise with innovative technology platforms and information assets to make healthcare better, collaborating with customers to uncover and realize opportunities for improving quality, efficiency, and outcomes. Truven Health Analytics owns some of the most trusted, proven brands in healthcare such as Micromedex, Action OI and Advantage Suite. Truven Health Analytics employs approximately 2,000 people worldwide and has its principal offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Chicago; and Denver. For more information, please visit www.truvenhealth.com.
About Care Evolution
CareEvolution is a leading provider of secure interoperability solutions. Its core offering, HIEBus™, is a proven, comprehensive suite of SOA technology solutions for healthcare interoperability. Standards-based core network services and certified web-based applications enable healthcare providers, regional exchange initiatives, and health plans to implement patient-centric quality and efficiency initiatives across the care continuum. A suite of optional applications leverage the comprehensive longitudinal patient health information in HIEBus™ to drive clinical integration, care coordination, real time dashboards, medication reconciliation, disease surveillance, advanced analytics, and multi-center observational data research. For more information, go to www.careevolution.com.