Podcast: Cotiviti SVP Rachael Jones on the power of predictive data

For health plans to best understand the makeup of their membership population, predict risk burden, and close care gaps, they must utilize early, accurate, and predictive insights. Cotiviti senior vice president of performance analytics and quality, Rachael Jones, recently appeared on the Healthcare Weekly podcast to discuss how advanced data and analytics are fueling responses to COVID-19 and resulting in more informed decision-making in healthcare overall. Listen to her interview right here on the Cotiviti blog:

How COVID-19 has highlighted the urgency of interoperability

While the federal government has delayed implementation of new interoperability requirements due to COVID-19, the outbreak itself has reinforced the need for improved data sharing between healthcare stakeholders. In a new article published in MedCity News, Cotiviti CEO Emad Rizk, M.D., outlines why payers and providers shouldn’t lose sight of their focus on interoperability.

Preparing for the aftermath: collecting COVID-19 analytic insights

As  the country nears the “end of the beginning” of the COVID-19 crisis, healthcare organizations are struggling to understand how to pivot from containment to recovery. As the industry continues to gain knowledge regarding risks, signs, symptoms, testing, and treatment of COVID-19, we have found ourselves amidst an astronomical shift in priorities, best practices, and future planning.