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QuartzClinical Unveils Hospital Market Intelligence Tool Using Big Data and Machine Learning
[February 08, 2019]

QuartzClinical Unveils Hospital Market Intelligence Tool Using Big Data and Machine Learning

CHICAGO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Joining the healthcare business intelligence sector is a new sophisticated market intelligence tool that provides unparalleled insight into hospital clinical performance and costs. Based on over 30 billion data points, financial reports, quality metrics, and clinical outcomes data, QuartzClinical has used its expertise in big data and machine learning to develop a new insight tool into hospital performance.

Quartz Clinical, an advanced healthcare data analytics platform, connects all of a hospital’s enterprise data and benchmarks its entire enterprise down to the individual procedure and provider. Using Lean Six Sigma principles and machine learning to uncover quality improvement potential, lost revenues and operational inefficiencies, Quartz empowers leadership teams and medical staff to achieve better health and better care at a lower cost. Learn more at (PRNewsfoto/Surgisphere Corporation)

"This tool will allow hospital administrators to pinpoint their opportunities for improvement with surgical precision," said Sapan Desai, MD, PhD MBA, FACS. "Device manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, and other healthcare business to business providers will be able to use this data to refine their marketing strategies and improve the value proposition provided to hospitals. Data transparency at the hospital level helps patients, physicians, payers, hospitals, and healthcare companies to play on a level playing field and really understand the value of every aspect of care that is provided." Dr. Desai is the CEO of the Surgisphere Corporation, the parent company of QuartzClinical.

Known as QuartzInsight, this tool uses machine learning and over 30 billion data points to identify strengths and weaknesses of hospital organizations in three key dimensions, including clinical, quality, and financial performance. Detailed metrics on each of those dimensions are available. When combined with machine learning, a customized analysis of the total opportunity can be calculated. For example, a pharmaceutical company that wishes to implement a new medication for postoperative pain control will be able to use this tool to calculate the financial impact on the hospital system.

Based on the same advanced machine learning algorithms that power QuartzClinical, this predictive analysis can become a part of the proforma that is presented to the hospital to help guide decision-making. As healthcare costs continue to increase, QuartzInsight helps both industry and hospital stakeholders make informed, data-driven decisions to guide high quality patient care while reducing costs.

QuartzInsight is available now to select members of industry on a subscription basis.

About Surgisphere
The Surgisphere Corporation, founded in 2007, is creating a seismic transformation in healthcare, so that the world can become a healthier place. For medical organizations who need to measure and increase performance with precision, QuartzClinical ( fulfills on the promise of advanced business intelligence and connects knowledge from data in ways that empower your entire organization to make better decisions every day at every level.

Sapan S. Desai, MD, PhD, MBA, FACS
Chief Executive Officer 


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