Health Catalyst Launches New Hospital Safety Surveillance Analytics (Healthcare IT News)
[By Mike Miliard]
Health Catalyst announced a new surveillance module for its Patient Safety Monitor suite that aims to help hospitals protect patient safety by deploying predictive analytics to monitor, predict and prevent inpatient risk.
Built atop the Health Catalyst Data Operating System, the new module was developed over two years of intensive and expensive research – nearly $50 million, the company said. It’s a trigger-based surveillance system, incorporating predictive algorithms and artificial intelligence, that can spot patterns of harm and offer decision support to address potential hazards.
By combining text analytics and near real-time data from multiple sources, the technology can detect safety risk for inpatients.
Health Catalyst noted that the standard approach of… View Full Article Here