CareCentrix boosts data crunching power

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

HARTFORD, Conn. – CareCentrix, which manages post-acute care for payers, has formed a strategic development alliance with Owned Outcomes, a developer of precision analytics. The companies say the alliance will help health plans lower costs by combining clinical expertise with next-generation analytics. “The alliance will deliver actionable insights to optimize post-acute care networks and enable personalized data-driven decisions at the point of hospital discharge,” a press release states. “Using machine learning and artificial intelligence, the organizations will leverage data to change post-acute care from being reactive to predictive, resulting in better care at a lower cost.” CareCentrix connects patients with home care through a national network of more than 8,000 credentialed provider locations. Owned Outcomes provides analytics to healthcare providers as they enter into payment agreements that include financial and performance accountability for patient care.