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Colin Hill

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Healthcare's Machine Learning Advantage

Colin HillNovember 16, 2015

Last month, I was honored to speak on a webinar with Dr. Susan Weaver, the former Chief Medical Officer of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, Jason Cooper, the Vice...

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Topics: Precision Medicine, Pop Health, Machine Learning, Metabolic Syndrome, Big Data, New Member Exchange, End of Life

The Machine Learning Advantage

Colin HillOctober 21, 2015
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Topics: Precision Medicine, Pop Health, Machine Learning, Big Data

Webinar Supercharge Interventions Investments

Colin HillOctober 05, 2015

Ever wonder how effective your interventions will be? Or how effective your current investments are in engaging populations? Register Here. 

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Topics: Precision Medicine, Population Health, Interventions, Care Management, Value Based Analytics, prescription medication

Losing $500B Annually on Population Health Interventions

Colin HillSeptember 10, 2015

At the AHIP conference in June, I asked the audience to think about the population health interventions they are running, their efficacy, and the annual investments that all of...

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Topics: Precision Medicine, Population Health, Interventions, Care Management, Value Based Analytics, prescription medication

Care Management Analytics Wasting Millions

Colin HillSeptember 03, 2015

It’s the end of the day.  Joyce, a dedicated care manager, has just enough time to make one more phone call. It needs to count.

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Failing Ethel: Are Your Interventions Blind to Individual Value?

Colin HillAugust 26, 2015

In this era of individualization and value in health care, why are so few health intervention dollars invested on the basis of their value to individuals?

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Topics: Precision Medicine, Pop Health, Machine Learning, Health Plan, Payer, Medication Adherence, Care Management, Value Based Analytics

Deciphering Exchange Populations with Machine Learning

Colin HillAugust 05, 2015

Miscalculating the exchange risk equation has cost health plans dearly.One insurer posted losses of more than $140 million on individual market policies when its medical costs...

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Topics: Pop Health, Health Plan, Payer, New Member Exchange

The Trouble with Population Health

Colin HillJuly 10, 2015

Almost 20 years ago, our healthcare system declared war on variations in care, and population health was born. Its rules-based approach to standardizing care is based on...

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Topics: Pop Health

Welcome to the GNS Healthcare Blog

Colin HillJune 25, 2015

Our healthcare system’s one-size-fits-all approach fails patients and leads to billions of dollars in wasteful spending each year. Until recently, it was the best we could do....

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Topics: Precision Medicine, Pop Health, Population Health, Type 2 Diabetes, Machine Learning, Cancer Treatment, Premature Births, Metabolic Syndrome, Preterm Birth, Big Data