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November 4-6, 2019
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Saving Lives Using Data

Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Location: Mont Royal 1


Joan Topper, Vice President, Clinical Analytics, Geisinger Health System

Geisinger Health System faced a challenge delivering reliable follow-up to patients diagnosed with a life-threatening Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA). Finding an efficient, reliable process to “close the loop” was challenging when medically relevant patient information was trapped in narrative reports. Hear how Geisinger uses the Close the Loop Program to analyze data, including unstructured data, to proactively outreach to patients and to physicians.