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The Institute for Health Metrics Company Profile

16:01 EDT 21st June 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Institute for Health Metrics is a non-profit organization dedicated to research, education and advocacy in healthcare. Founded in 2004, its mission is to improve the quality, safety and efficiency of patient care across the United States by measuring and analyzing data related to quality care delivery across large patient populations and educating providers, vendors, researchers and public health organizations on best practice care delivery. Its mission is achieved by analyzing aggregated, de-identified clinical and financial data coming out of hospital systems and through its work with strategic partners, MEDITECH and IHM Services. MEDITECH uses the information within its applications to help unify clinical, administrative and financial information across a wide variety of healthcare organizations. IHM Services uses the information to create clinical and regulatory reporting solutions that support compliance with quality improvement programs and clinical surveillance. For more information, visit www.healthmetrics.org.


News Articles [1576 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Warning signs: New US health study reveals 'dangerous disparities' among states

(Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation) Working-age Americans in 21 states faced a higher probability of premature death from 1990 to 2016, according to the most extensive state-by-state US heal...

New study: 'Alarming' differences in nations' quality of and access to health care

(Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation) While health care access and quality have improved generally over the past several years, advancements in many countries have been slow or nonexistent as ...

Global Variation in Personal Health Care Access and Quality

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 -- There is considerable global variation in personal health care access and quality, according to a study published online May 23 in The Lancet. Nancy Fullman, M.P.H., from the...

[Viewpoint] Monitoring country progress and achievements by making global predictions: is the tail wagging the dog?

The world has seen explosive growth in the use of estimates for key health indicators. UN agencies, such as WHO and UNICEF, and academic institutions, notably the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) work o...

Interview with the President of the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data

The interview was conducted by the DNAdigest team (dnadigest.org) Dipak Kalra is the President of the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD). He is also a Professor of Health I...

Baylor’s Donoviel to Lead Space Health Innovation Institute

Houston—Dorit Donoviel, a veteran space health scientist, has officially been named director of the Translational Research Institute for Space Health at Baylor College of Medicine. Donoviel has ...

Scientific cooperation in consumer health protection in Africa and Europe

(BfR Federal Institute for Risk Assessment) With the participation of German research institutions and authorities, a workshop to improve human and animal health protection is to take place in Kenya f...

Increase in lifestyle-related cancers over past decade spotlights need for prevention

(Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation) Lifestyle-related cancers, such as lung, colorectal, and skin cancers, have increased globally over the past decade, according to the most comprehensive a...

Drugs and Medications [115 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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Eczenil [Healingsmith Institute Inc.]

Clinpro 5000 [3M ESPE Dental Products]

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Clinpro 5000 [3M ESPE Dental Products]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use Clinpro 5000 Anti-Cavity Toothpaste safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for Clinpro 5000 Anti-Cavity Toothpaste.I...

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PubMed Articles [4372 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Association between Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics and Suboptimal Health Status in Chinese Population.

Suboptimal health status (SHS) is a physical state between health and illness, and previous studies suggested that SHS is associated with majority components of cardiovascular health metrics defined b...

Green pastures: Do US real estate prices respond to population health?

We investigate whether communities with improving population health will subsequently experience rising real estate prices. Home price indices (HPIs) for 371 MSAs from 1990 to 2010 are regressed again...

Cardiovascular health metrics, muscle mass and function among Italian community-dwellers: the Lookup 7+ project.

Primordial prevention is essential for promoting cardiovascular health and longevity through the so-called seven cardiovascular health metrics (CHMs) (i.e. smoking, body mass index, diet, physical act...

Association between ideal cardiovascular health metrics and risk of cardiovascular events or mortality: A meta-analysis of prospective studies.

Observational studies evaluating the relationship between ideal cardiovascular health (CVH) metrics and risk of cardiovascular (CV) events and mortality yielded inconsistent results.

All metrics are equal, but some metrics are more equal than others: A systematic search and review on the use of the term 'metric'.

To examine the use of the term 'metric' in health and social sciences' literature, focusing on the interval scale implication of the term in Modern Test Theory (MTT).

Clinical Trials [3513 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Geography of ED Use and Population Health

The goal of this study is to create predictive models of emergency care and metrics for population health that can be used to analyze how events like hospital closures or disasters like Hu...

Assessing Cirrhosis Quality of Care While Accounting for Cost

The objective of this study is to determine what influences the patient and caregiver perception of care, and if this perception associates with the percentage of and what quality metrics ...

Estimating the Global Need for Palliative Care for Children

A cross-sectional analysis of prevalence data from a stratified sample of 23 countries used to estimate the global need for palliative care for children aged 0-19 years. Prevalence data, f...

Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI)

To assess the effects of various postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapies on selected cardiovascular risk factors, including high density lipoprotein cholesterol, systolic blood press...

Healthy Environments Partnership

The Healthy Environments Partnership was established in October 2000, as a part of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences “Health Disparities Initiative.” The Healthy...

Companies [3008 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

ClearPoint Metrics

ClearPoint Metrics is changing the way organizations drive improvement in IT and information security initiatives through the use of metrics and scorecards.

Metrics Champion Consortium LLC

MCC helps biopharmaceutical and device sponsors, service providers, and sites improve clinical trial development by utilization of MCC standardized performance metrics (time, cost...

The Institute for Health Metrics

The Institute for Health Metrics is a non-profit organization dedicated to research, education and advocacy in healthcare. Founded in 2004, its mission is to improve the qualit...

Marketing Technology & Metrics

Marketing Technology & Metrics helps clients develop innovative strategies and tactics designed to better use information technology for enhanced growth, improved customer satisfaction, streamlining p...

RightBio Metrics

RightBio Metrics is a Phoenix, AZ-based, privately held medical device company whose mission is to eliminate any harm caused by misplaced tubes. The company makes the only FDA Cle...

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