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Better care, better system »
Register to download Better Care, Better System, a SAS special report that explores the role of advanced analytics in helping health care and pharmaceutical companies survive in the 21st century. Topics include: creating a collaborative, cost-aware, outcomes-oriented health analytics system; measuring clinical performance in patient safety; using advanced text analytics for smart social media strategies; applying data integration and analytics to root out health care fraud and more.
News & Views
Daschle keynotes conference »
Former US Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, speaking at last week's SAS Health and Life Sciences Executive Conference, says growing health care costs are not sustainable. Read an interview with Daschle in the MedCity News.
SAS® unveils HLS think tank »
SAS unveils Center for Health Analytics and Insights at last week's executive conference. Find out more in the MedCity News.
21st century health analytics »
The practice of medicine in the 21st century will look remarkably different than the model prevalent in the 20th century. After the growing pains, the world will be a better place for patients.
Reliable answers to life’s critical questions »
When it comes to diagnosing life-threatening disease and making time-critical treatment decisions, let's give our physicians instant access to the analytics support they need.
The case for advanced analytics »
Pharmas must apply more sophisticated methods for understanding, predicting and optimizing their sales and marketing investments.
Managing the unmanageable »
Are lifestyle changes a legitimate business strategy for health plans? Sarah Rittman, Senior Health Plan Industry Consultant at SAS, questions conventional wisdom in this blog post on A Shot in the Arm. Be sure to read her follow-up blog post, "Don't Go It Alone."
The implications of reform »
This new white paper discusses the implications of reform on the US health insurance industry.
Health Payer Innovations »
This complimentary e-book consolidates a variety of articles that cover timely topics on strategies for recruiting and retaining members in today’s health care marketplace.
Customer Success
Express Scripts »
Improving medication adherence with advanced analytics.
Celerion »
Accelerating clinical trials.
AHIP's Institute 2011 »
This year’s conference takes place June 15-17 in San Francisco.  Be sure to visit the SAS exhibit and attend the SAS presentation.
DIA 47th Annual Meeting »
Don't miss this year's conference June 19-23 in Chicago.
AdvaMed »
Register now for the event, which takes place Sept. 26-28 in Washington, DC.
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