MACHINE LEARNING & AI FOR HEALTHCARE: A HIMSS EVENT
Boston, MA, June 13-14, 2019
In this case study, attendees will learn how UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh integrated actionable, self-services analytics into the broader framework of disease management, with appendicitis care as the prototype.
The results were impressive: The median LOS dropped by 21%, yielding per-case cost savings of 11%. Based on this success and lessons learned, UPMC is now streamlining care for 30 pediatric conditions, and expanding the impact to positively affect 30% of its inpatients (20,000 annual discharges).
Attendees will also hear about the hospital's initative to advance its analytics program with a machine learning pilot to help identify children with ADHD and reduce overdiagnosis.