Nov 2014

Definitive Healthcare Now Offers Population Health Data

Framingham, MA - Definitive Healthcare, the leading provider of data, intelligence, and analytics on the healthcare provider market, is pleased to announce the inclusion of population health data into its hospital and health systems database.

This data, included in the profiles of over 8,300 hospitals and health systems, will follow a patient population and analyze their claims across the entire continuum of care. Subscribers will be able to analyze the overall cost of care of a patient population and determine where hospitals and systems are losing patients to other providers.

“Population health management is an important development in today’s healthcare industry. If a health system understands the entire cost of providing care to a patient population, the organization will be able to make key strategic decisions around physician and hospital networks, allowing these health systems to provide services and develop partnerships that will to drive up quality and drive down the cost of healthcare” said Chief Executive Officer of Definitive Healthcare, Jason Krantz.

Subscribers can use this data to understand care by provider type, as well as procedure and diagnosis market share by hospital, to quickly assess what is driving the costs of care for a patient group.

Definitive Healthcare’s hospital database and population data set is available immediately for subscription.

About Definitive Healthcare

Definitive Healthcare is the leading provider of intelligence on hospitals and healthcare providers. Their product suite provides the most comprehensive data available anywhere on over 8,000 hospitals and IDNs, 800 ACOs and HIEs, 180,000 physician groups, 7,250 ambulatory surgery centers, 15,000+ Skilled Nursing Facilities, over 1 million physicians, and 750 Canadian hospitals. Definitive Healthcare’s data provides clients with the analytics and insight needed to effectively segment and research the healthcare provider market. For more information or to trial the service, please visit www.definitivehc.com.