Dec 15, 2011
Government healthcare agencies face budget shortfalls, scrutiny over beneficiary eligibility, an adversarial legislature and intense public attention. Healthcare programs are under intense pressure to balance costs with the quality of care and to stem waste and fraud. These challenges are intensified with the move toward electronic health records, meaningful use standards and health information exchanges.
UBM TechWeb and SAS set out to understand the state of healthcare analytics in the U.S. federal and state government, and shed light on how they approach their greatest challenges and to determine the extent in which they are using analytics to solve these challenges. Read this research whitepaper to learn more about the state of healthcare analytics in the U.S. government.