Truven Health Analytics to Speak on Role of Big Data in Healthcare at America’s Health Insurance Plans Institute 2013

Session to Spotlight the Role of Big Data in Providing Personalized Care

Media:J. Roderick, Inc.For Truven Health AnalyticsBrian Erni, 631-584-2200

will address the role of big data in healthcare at . The session, presented by Truven Health Analytics senior vice president of health analytics Bob Kelley, will cover new and emerging trends in healthcare analytics that will enable personalized interventions similar to those currently provided in financial, retail, and social networking markets.

The annual AHIP conference, which will take place June 12-14, 2013 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, brings together the top minds in health plan management from across the country.

Truven Health’s program, , will take place on June 14, 2013 at 7:30-8:30 AM. The session will outline the new ways big data is being deployed in healthcare to improve population health, reduce fraud and waste, and lower costs. It will also draw on the recent Truven Health Analytics perspective , which discusses specific big data initiatives that could be used to improve patient care today.

“Integrating and analyzing the unprecedented variety, volume, and velocity of data across the continuum of care is helping us to create real-world solutions that move healthcare forward in a time of extraordinary change,” said Kelley. “Every day, these solutions are improving patient care, managing population health, reducing costs and waste, preventing problems before they materialize, and giving our clients a dynamic, competitive edge.”

Truven Health Analytics will also be presenting sessions on and at AHIP Institute. The Truven Health Analytics team will be on-hand throughout the event at booth #135. For details on the full AHIP event schedule, .

Truven Health Analytics delivers unbiased information, analytic tools, benchmarks and services to the healthcare industry. Hospitals, government agencies, employers, health plans, clinicians, and pharmaceutical companies have relied on its solutions for over 30 years. Truven Health Analytics combines deep clinical, financial and healthcare management expertise with innovative technology platforms and information assets to make healthcare better, collaborating with customers to uncover and realize opportunities for improving quality, efficiency, and outcomes. Truven Health Analytics owns some of the most trusted, proven brands in healthcare such as Micromedex, Action OI and Advantage Suite. Truven Health Analytics employs approximately 2000 people worldwide and has its principal offices in Ann Arbor, Mich; Chicago; and Denver. For more information, please visit .

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