Health Catalyst and Akron Children’s Hospital Partner to Advance Population Health Efforts


SALT LAKE CITY, July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Health Catalyst, Inc. (“Health Catalyst”, Nasdaq: HCAT), a leading provider of data and analytics technologies and services for healthcare organizations, today announced today a broad, multi-year strategic partnership with Akron Children’s Hospital (Akron Children’s), a leading pediatric health system in the Northeast Ohio with two hospitals and 54 emergency, primary and specialty care locations.

“Health Catalyst will become a fundamental component of our robust analytics platform, which will bring multiple data sources to aid in data-driven decision making,” said Haroun Rachid, chief information officer for Akron Children’s. “Using Health Catalyst’s advanced analytics tools, we will be able to improve patient experiences and outcomes, personalize value-based care, create operational efficiencies, and compete more strategically on the market.”

Together, Health Catalyst and Akron Children’s will apply Health Catalyst’s business analytics and population health outcomes improvement expertise to transform the clinical, operational and financial domains of Akron Children’s and the care organization responsible for the hospital, Akron Children’s Health Collaborative (ACHC).

Akron Children’s Complete Population Health Solution Will Include Health Catalyst Data Operating System Platform (DOS™), Pop Analyzer: Stratifier Expert Data Collection™Value Optimizer™, MeasureAble™, Health Catalyst Embedded Care Gaps™ and a team of population health and analytics experts.

This solution will provide actionable analytics and expertise across two hospitals with more than 1,300 pediatric care providers who care for 287,000 children each year. During this long-term relationship, the mutual commitment of Akron Children’s and Health Catalyst will support the ACSC, the hospital’s responsible pediatric care organization, to improve the health of children by empowering health care providers. health and engaging with their patients and communities.

“We are honored to partner with such an incredible and forward-thinking pediatric healthcare system like Akron Children’s and grateful for the opportunity to help further their mission,” said jason jones, Chief Analytics and Data Science Officer, General Manager, Data and Analytics Platform at Health Catalyst. “We are excited to provide the data and analytics platform and applications necessary for clinical, operational and financial improvements at Akron Children’s Hospital. We aspire to support their compassionate approach to treatment which makes the hospital system truly exceptional.

About Health Catalyst
health catalyst is a leading provider of data and analytics technologies and services for healthcare organizations, committed to being the catalyst for massive, measurable, data-driven improvement in healthcare. Its customers leverage the cloud-based data platform, powered by data from over 100 million patient records and encompassing billions of facts, as well as its analytics software and services expertise. professionals to make data-driven decisions and achieve clinical, financial and measurable actions. operational improvements. Health Catalyst envisions a future in which all healthcare decisions are driven by data.

About Akron Children’s Hospital
Akron Children’s Hospital has cared for children since 1890 and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the best in the nation by US News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations across Ohio, we’re making it easier for today’s busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2021, our health system provided more than 1.2 million patient consultations. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health partners. Each year, our Akron Children’s Home Care Nurses perform thousands of home visits, and our School Health Nurses handle clinic visits for students in kindergarten through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children’s Anywhere app, we’re there for families when and where they need us. Learn more aboutakronchildrens.org.

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SOURCE Health Catalyst

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