SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 4, 2014) - Predixion Software, a developer of innovative predictive analytics software, today announced "Bringing Predictive Analytics to the Point of Care," a live webcast featuring Dr. Jean Wright, MBA, chief innovation officer, Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS), on September 10th from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time.
In this live webcast, Dr. Wright will provide an overview of CHS's use of Predixion Software's predictive analytics platform to improve and manage their readmissions case-management workflow.
The session will cover:
- The importance of involving the end user, e.g. the case manager, into the project planning from the beginning.
- The ability for new insights into real-time case management workload allowing for ad-hoc staffing modifications.
- The capability to segment a readmissions population to create optimized evidence-based intervention care plans.
- The capacity to track the efficacy of interventions to make improved program recommendations over time.
To register for the webcast visit: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/568552606.
Jean Wright, MD, MBA, is chief innovation officer for the Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS). Dr. Wright is also the principal investigator for the Southern Piedmont Beacon Community. In this role, she oversees projects that provide innovative approaches to disease surveillance, management of chronic disease, sharing of health information, enhancing the ability of case managers to work more effectively with patients and providers, and demonstrations of novel ways to virtually connect with patients and providers.
Prior to CHS, Dr. Wright practiced as a pediatric anesthesiologist, including vice president of medical management for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, the chair of pediatrics for Mercer, and executive director for Memorial Health's Children's and Women's Hospital in Savannah. She is also a health services researcher, has served on several federal advisory committees, and given testimony in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. She holds a BS degree from the University of Michigan, an MD degree from Wayne State University, and an MBA degree from Emory's Goizueta School of Business.
About Predixion Software
Predixion was founded on the belief that predictive analytics has the power to create a smarter, safer and healthier world -- and that access to this power should not be limited to a select few with extensive statistical knowledge. To achieve this vision, Predixion developed a self-service predictive analytics platform called Predixion Insight™ that simplifies the entire predictive process. Predixion Insight is designed for business analysts and non-technical users to enable broader adoption of predictive analytics, but is powerful and flexible enough for data scientists. In addition, Predixion expedites the "Last Mile of Analytics™" -- the deployment of powerful predictions directly to those that need them to take action -- so the value of being predictive is realized immediately. More than 200 companies rely on Predixion to help drive better decisions every day. For more information visit www.predixionsoftware.com.
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