Abhinav Shashank is the CEO and Co-Founder at Innovaccer , one of the fastest growing big data and analytics company based out of silicon valley. Innovaccer recently raised $15.6 million Series A led by Westbridge Capital Partners.

Healthcare on Cloud Nine: Top 8 Benefits of Healthcare-Cloud Merger

Rising healthcare promises have been tied to cloud technology in the most recent tech-talks of the town. While the majority of care providers are not holding their breath due to previous disappointments, we wanted to translate the often vague statements made into discrete simplified processes for healthcare. Healthcare is riding a wave of digital transformation

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Roadmap To Smart Hospital: Step-by-step Guide To The Future Of Care

When the concept of a digital hospital came into the picture, the initial goal was to shift physician practices from a paper-based approach to a more flexible electronic health record systems. For widespread adoption of Health IT, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-HIT) was also set-up in 2004. Although the

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Chronic Care Management 101: How Providers Can Make A Remarkable Difference

The provider community strives day and night to improve patient outcomes and contribute to the dream of value-based healthcare. However, the complexity of chronic diseases renders strategies ineffective and prevents them from reducing available utilization. In the US, chronic diseases account for 75 percent of all healthcare spending, to the tune of $3.5 trillion. In

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Guide to Navigating Quality Reporting For Healthcare Providers

Transitioning and succeeding in value-based care (VBC) is increasingly becoming the focus of many providers. Despite initial reservations, many providers are becoming ardent supporters of VBC payment models and are often the catalysts for change in their organizations. Traditionally, most providers were compensated under fee-for-service (FFS) arrangements (i.e., they were paid for services rendered, not

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Uberization of Healthcare: Data Activation to Bring the Future of Healthcare Today

“Pop health is still a pretty manual process. Having a dedicated solution, let alone a dedicated analytics platform, to address pop health is not as widespread as one might think.”  –Brendan FitzGerald, Research Director at HIMSS Analytics  When I first heard this line, a number of thoughts came rushing into my mind around the different

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