Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization: Leaping Forward in Analytics for Population Health Management

BIDCO director of data integration Scott Samways spoke at the Northeast Healthcare Innovation Summit - and Healthcare Innovation editor-in-chief Mark Hagland wrote an excellent article highlighting their groundbreaking work in analytics for population health management.

BIDCO's analytics investment creates interoperability across 160+ EHR instances and fuels population health programs

Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization (now part of Beth Israel Lahey Health) serves 200,000+ patients under MSSP, Medicaid, and commercial risk-based contracts.  As a leader in value based care, BIDCO has invested heavily in analytics to support value based care performance across a network of 600 primary care physicians, 2,000 specialists, and 8 hospitals.

BIDCO has revenues of $1.5B pluss, 200K covered lives, 600+ PCPs, 2200+ specialists, and 8 hospitals.

At the Northeast Healthcare Innovation Summit, director of data integration Scott Samways explained how BIDCO has:

  • integrated 160+ individual EHR instances across 20+ different EHR platforms
  • integrated 30+ claims feeds
  • implemented data quality initiatives to deliver highly-trusted information across the health system for 2 million+ patient records
  • leveraged predictive analytics to improve patient outcomes, reduce cost and variation, and match the right patients with the right programs

Healthcare Innovation editor-in-chief Mark Hagland has excellent coverage of Samways’ presentation in his article “At the Northeast Healthcare Innovation Summit, Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization’s Leaps Forward” – we encourage you to check out the entire piece at their site here.

October 10, 2019