Clarify Health Solutions and Texas Hospital Association Partner to Support Quality Initiatives in Texas
Healthcare machine learning analytics company and the Texas Hospital Association work together to deliver actionable quality and operational insights to improve patient safety and clinical outcomes to Texas hospitals and health systems
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – July 10, 2018 /BUSINESS WIRE/ – Clarify Health Solutions, Inc., a pioneer in digitally-enabled care journey optimization, today announced it has partnered with the Texas Hospital Association (THA) to help member hospitals more efficiently and effectively improve care quality and delivery through the use of Clarify Care Prism analytics. As a CMS Qualified Entity (QE), Clarify Health brings healthcare providers the full breadth of the CMS data and delivers the machine learning and artificial intelligence technology required to generate actionable insights. Clarify Care Prism rapidly assesses historical performance and identifies specific areas and patient populations most in need of improvement. In partnering with Clarify Health, THA’s Center for Technology Innovation is building on previous award-winning innovative solutions to drive superior patient care, clinical outcomes, and financial performance for its members. By understanding the drivers of operational and quality performance, Texas hospitals and health systems can better engage their clinicians in improving the quality of care, thus enhancing outcomes and rankings.
“Texas hospitals are committed to driving change and improvements that come with a shift to value-based care. To support and empower clinicians, hospitals need timely and granular insights,” said Ted Shaw, president and CEO, Texas Hospital Association. “Through this partnership, we join Clarify’s extensive external data sets with THA’s member data creating unique and exciting new insights. This will enable our members to accelerate their quality and operational improvement programs.”
Clarify’s platform gives hospitals a powerful ally to find success in value-based programs. Clarify Care Prism uses advanced predictive analytics to help hospitals ensure patients are matched to the most appropriate care journey through real-time forecasting of quality, cost, and outcomes. Clarify automates the consumption and analysis of data providing physicians with real-time 24/7 access to insights. The platform’s superior case-mix adjustment and ability to precisely cohort patients, combined with a unique dataset of member hospital data, drives improvement on many critical quality measures.
“As patients demand more from every care experience, hospitals and clinicians are focusing on improving the quality of care more than ever before,” said Jean Drouin, CEO and co-founder, Clarify Health. “By bringing the power of technologies from other industries to healthcare, Clarify Health is delivering a better understanding of the drivers of operational and quality performance. This engages clinicians in reducing variation. We are excited to partner with the Texas Hospital Association and their members on quality initiatives statewide.”
Founded in 1930, the Texas Hospital Association is the leadership organization and principal advocate for the state’s hospitals and health care systems. Based in Austin, THA enhances its members’ abilities to improve accessibility, quality and cost-effectiveness of health care for all Texans. One of the largest hospital associations in the country, THA represents 452 of the state’s non-federal general and specialty hospitals and health care systems, which employ some 369,000 health care professionals statewide. Learn more about THA at www.tha.org or follow THA on Twitter at http://twitter.com/texashospitals.
About Clarify Health
Our vision is to power better care by personalizing and optimizing every care journey. Clarify Health delivers the insights and digital solutions that empower physicians, health systems, and payers to optimize care and thrive in a value-based world. The Clarify Health platform seamlessly integrates powerful analytics, artificial intelligence, real-time patient navigation, and smart workflows to proactively guide patients and their caregivers through personalized care journeys. Clarify Health brings together committed and passionate colleagues with backgrounds in big data and AI engineering from financial services together with extensive clinical operations expertise. The team has a track record of achieving over $1 billion in improvement at more than 125 health systems, payers, and pharmaceutical companies, and deploying cloud-based software at over 5,000 institutions.