Data & Insights

Jul 14, 2020
Improving the health of their communities is at the heart of every hospital’s mission. For example, tax-exempt hospitals annually demonstrate accountability to the communities they serve by reporting to IRS on the benefits they provide to their community using the IRS Form 990 Schedule H and making…
Jun 29, 2021
Big tech firms Microsoft and Google have been making significant changes to their health care strategies lately with an eye toward easing the burdens of clinicians and supporting their decision-making.
Mar 17, 2021
In response to feedback from AHA and others, UnitedHealthcare will allow hospitals and other health care providers to continue to access certain claims payment data through its Optum Pay platform at no cost.
Mar 2, 2021
Hospitals have the opportunity to use data to identify outcome disparities that are the result of inequities & societal factors that influence health.
Mar 1, 2021
During our rapid response to the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals and health systems have developed new ways of collecting, evaluating and sharing data to improve patient care. It’s one way the pandemic is reshaping health care now and into the future.
Feb 20, 2021
Explore how technology can help build a comprehensive profile of the markets you serve across multiple data sources
Feb 11, 2021
Fourteen health providers announced they have formed a new company, Truveta, to improve the lives of those they serve through data insights.
Feb 2, 2021
A new report, “Leveraging Data for Health Innovation,” from the AHA Center for Health Innovation explores the trend of hospitals and health systems finding new ways to glean actionable insights from their data and provides a blueprint for leading a data-driven organization. It explores the…
Jan 28, 2021
This discussion guide facilitates conversations, ideas and actions that hospital and health system leaders should consider in their quest to become data-driven organizations that use data for health care innovation. As hospital and health care systems continue to build and refine their data…
Jan 28, 2021
Hospital and health system leaders need to have a formal system in place to evaluate and prioritize data projects. Here are 15 criteria to consider when evaluating and prioritizing data projects.