SAS (News - Alert) Analytics plans on helping health plans upgrade to become more current with its new SAS Membership Portfolio Optimization. The leader in health analytics wants companies to be able to offer programs, products, and services that better match their consumers’ needs.
SAS Analytics has become the first company to help solve complex business problems by providing an integrated system of software products to enable programmers to perform a multitude of tasks including: retrieval, data management, statistical analysis, operations research, quality improvement, applications, business planning, and forecasting.
Now, with the new portfolio optimization solution customers can expect a lot more from their healthcare providers. “One of the effects of healthcare reform is that consumers are ‘shopping’ for health care in a retail environment and are expecting health plans and providers to better understand their individual health needs,” said Graham Hughes (News - Alert), MD, chief medical officer for SAS Center for Health Analytics and Insights (CHAI). “SAS provides plans with predictive model capabilities similar to those used in other consumer industries, like retail and banking... Read More