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Avascent Reactions to the Leading for Impact in Federal IT & Consulting, Women in Leadership Conference

By Alisha Anderson, Alexandria Conrad, Amanda Hotvedt, and Stephanie Stahl At the end of October, FedHealthIT brought together leading federal IT and consulting executives from government and industry to recognize women creating impact and hear from leading federal government executive panelists about mission-focused strategic programs across the federal technology and consulting community. Avascent was a bronze …

Unlocking Potential: Harnessing Analytics Tools for Federal Health Data

AVASCENT WHITE PAPER June 2016 Megan Vaughan-Albert Download: Traditional government contractors can play a critical role in shaping how health data is harnessed to optimize health outcomes and contain costs. The time is ripe for contractors to engage in healthcare’s data-driven revolution. I. The promise of health data analytics collides with reality Data-driven quality improvement is at …

FY17 Health & Citizen Services Budget Highlights: Modernizing & Protecting Critical Systems to Prepare for the Future

AVASCENT WHITE PAPER February 2016 By Rachel Meyer Download: With a constrained FY17 discretionary topline, health and citizen services remains a relative bright spot in the President’s Budget request as agencies look to modernize to meet the needs of a rapidly changing beneficiary base. With a constrained FY17 discretionary topline, the President’s Budget gives only a few Federal …

The Doctor is in at DHS: Targeting the Department of Homeland Security as a Healthcare Customer

AVASCENT WHITE PAPER October 2015 By Amy Strouse · Rachel Meyer · Stephanie Stahl Download: As healthcare services and information technology providers come to the end of a busy Spring/Summer proposal submittal period, many companies are reconsidering their strategies and looking for growth outside of the traditional government health customers. Avascent suggests looking to DHS as a …

Pain Relief: Federal Agencies Target Patient-Centric Healthcare

AVASCENT WHITE PAPER April 2015 By Rachel Meyer Download: The healthcare industry has reached a critical juncture. Today, there is both accessible health data and demand to consume health information that is driving a new wave of federal innovation focused on empowering the patient. While a complete transformation to a patient-centric model in the next five years …

Selling IT Security to the Health Industry

The Anthem Hack Changes Nothing AVASCENT WHITE PAPER February 2015 By Christopher Meissner, Senior Associate Chris Haley, Consultant Download: If there were ever a time for the healthcare industry to rally for stronger IT security, it should be in the aftermath of the industry’s largest-ever information breach at Anthem. In other sectors where privacy and …