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Robert Chamberlain honored as a health care hero

July 20, 2017

The Nashville Business Journal named Applied Health Analytics, LLC CEO Robert Chamberlain a Health Care Hero in the Entrepreneur category, for his work as a health care professional who launched a company in Middle Tennessee and is making strides within the industry.

Transparency and collaboration key to impacting employee health

November 9, 2016

Robert Chamberlain discusses how today's employer-sponsored population health initiatives include collaboration with health systems and benefit consultants, and strategies based on the unique risk profile of their population group.

Applied Health Analytics expands leadership team and services with an eye on 2016 growth

February 10, 2016

Applied Health Analytics has expanded its leadership team in response to increased demand for strategies that help health systems grow downstream revenue as they move from a Fee-For-Service to a Value-Based Care model.

Applied Health Analytics adds to software development team to support health system focus on consumerism and patient engagement

September 30, 2015

Patrick Ragsdale as vice president of research and software development and Mitch Cannon, as senior director, software development, lead the team to support U.S. health systems’ heightened focus on consumerism and patient engagement.

Holley West Named to Leadership Health Care Board of Directors

July 31, 2015

An initiative of the Nashville Health Care Council to nurture the talents of future leaders, Leadership Health Care provides members with unique educational programs and networking opportunities.

Anita Van Melle Joins Applied Health Analytics as Vice President

July 24, 2015

Anita is responsible for the day-to-day supervision and support of Channel Partner (client) accounts where she helps develop and implement strategies that grow, streamline and increase the value of their direct-to-employer business.

Applied Health Analytics named a 2014 NEXT Awards finalist

November 20, 2014

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center selected Applied Health Analytics, LLC as a finalist for the NEXT Awards in the Growth in Healthcare division.

Holley West honored as Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce Spirit of the Chamber Awards recipient

October 1, 2014

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce named Holley West, executive vice president, communications & operations at Applied Health Analytics as a recipient of the organization’s annual Spirit of the Chamber Awards.

Applied Health Analytics welcomes industry veteran to join team as partner

September 11, 2014

Russ Guerin has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry. He served as vice president for business development and planning at Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS).

Applied Health Analytics launches radio show focused on healthcare industry

August 8, 2014

Applied Health Analytics launched Inside Healthcare: Critical Thinking for Turbulent Times, a radio program that brings together healthcare and business leaders who are breaking down traditional industry barriers and forging the necessary partnerships and infrastructure needed to improve care.

Nashville Business Journal names Applied Health Analytics Chairman and CEO a 2014 Health Care Hero

July 14, 2014

Nashville Business Journal named Applied Health Analytics, LLC Chairman and CEO, Robert Chamberlain, a 2014 Health Care Hero at a recent awards ceremony. Chamberlain won in the Company CEO or President category for his company and industry leadership.

Applied Health Analytics welcomes Dave Carney as its vice president of business development

July 2, 2014

Applied Health Analytics has hired Dave Carney as vice president of business development, to provide services to hospitals and health systems across the country.

Former The Advisory Board Company – Southwind executive partner to lead Applied Health Analytics

April 17, 2014

Applied Health Analytics has hired Craig Smith as president of Applied Health Analytics to provide consulting and solutions services to hospitals and health systems across the country.

Industry veteran to lead client services / integration

March 21, 2014

Applied Health Analytics has hired Gene Lane as vice president, client services / integration where he is responsible for the day-to-day supervision and support of Channel Partner (client) accounts to grow, streamline and increase the value of the health system’s direct-to-employer business.

Center for Occupational Medicine Partners with Applied Health Analytics to Provide Population and Occupational Health Services

December 10, 2013

Center for Occupational Medicine in Augusta, Ga. has partnered with Applied Health Analytics to provide software and consulting services to enhance its population health services to area employers.

Bill Van De Griek to lead training and client-development program

December 2, 2013

Applied Health Analytics, LLC hired Bill Van De Griek to head its training and client-development program for the company. Van De Griek has more than 17 years of experience in training, leadership development, succession planning and organizational culture.

Applied Health Analytics appoints Carolinas HealthCare System executive to its Board of Directors

July 15, 2013

Daniel J. Birach, president, Corporate Health & Wellness at Carolinas HealthCare System, has been appointed to Applied Health Analytics’ Board of Directors.

Nashville-based health care consulting and software company hires Holley West to lead communications

June 22, 2013

West serves as vice president, corporate communications, where she is responsible for communications and public relations.

CIOReview

Applied Health Analytics, LLC named 20 Most Promising Data Analytics Solutions Provider by CIOReview magazine

March 15, 2017

A panel of CEOs, CIOs, venture capitalists and analysts, reviewed and selected the top 20 companies at the forefront of tackling the challenges associated with modern-day data analytics.

Nashville Medical News

Applied Health Analytics CEO recognized as a leader who keeps Music City's $78 billion industry humming along

January 13, 2017

Robert Chamberlain is recognized in Nashville Medical News' annual InCharge Health Care issue as a leader in Middle Tennessee. Executives featured represent excellence, thought leadership, and a willingness to reach across silos in the health care continuum.

Employee Benefit News

Views: Why employers are adopting value-based care programs

January 10, 2017

Applied Health Analytics’ client, Tim Cappel, executive director of Population Health Management, The Christ Hospital, discusses the value-based care arrangements today’s employers are creating with health systems to improve employee health and more effectively manage their medical care spend.

Nashville Post

Applied Health Analytics hires research, software development VP

October 14, 2015

Former MIT professor, director of business intelligence at PlayMakerCRM and senior manager of e-business at Bridgestone to work with CIO to lead a team of developers to support U.S. health systems’ heightened focus in consumerism, patient engagement and the need for right-sized data.

The Tennessean

Employers are driving health care delivery

October 5, 2015

After suffering unabated, year-over-year increases in the cost to provide health benefits, employers are now backward integrating into health care and taking control of all aspects of the budget-breaking expense.

The Daytona Beach News-Journal

Applied Health Analytics CEO Robert Chamberlain speaks about "The Best Investments You Can Make: A Preemptive Approach to Healthcare Cost Management."

February 2, 2015

The chairman and CEO offers his views on employer-focused health initiatives.

Executive Insight

Driving Revenue With Care: Providing high-quality care to increase patient volumes means working with the community

November 28, 2014

The question for health systems is not how to increase patient volumes in their organizations.

Executive Insight

Big Data Not the Answer in Population Health: Why relationships are more important than statistics

November 3, 2014

Big Data identifies trends and makes readmissions predictions, but lacks clarity in population health management.

Nashville Business Journal

Nashville health tech firm hosted Health and Human Services CTO on radio show

August 8, 2014

Applied Health Analytics launches radio program to analyze the changing world of healthcare with local and national healthcare and business leaders.

Nashville Post

Applied Health Analytics launches online radio program

August 8, 2014

Healthcare consulting firm launches radio program focused on health reform, industry partnerships and care improvement.

The Tennessean

Google Glass hits the operating room

July 4, 2014

Healthcare reporter Shelley Dubois interviewed Eliot Houser about the security of cloud-based technology and its possible implication regarding Google Glass. “We made the decision early on to not even go to the cloud,” said Houser.

Healthcare Finance News

Hospitals benefit from forging alliances with local employers

July 3, 2014

When a health system deepens its ties with local employers, everyone in the community benefits. So why aren’t more health systems forging direct alliances with employers?

InformationWeek

Health IT's True Mission: Baptist Health CIO Speaks

May 28, 2014

Applied Health Analytics’ client, Roland Garcia, senior vice president and CIO at Baptist Health in Jacksonville, Fla., discusses how the health system is using technology to improve the quality and the speed of care delivery.

Executive Insight

Analytics Transforming Population Health Management

May 26, 2014

The latest analytic tools for managing population health are bringing hospitals, providers, employers and employees closer than ever before in pursuit of common goals.

Medical Practice Insider

Robert Chamberlain: Population health management benefits doctors, too

May 12, 2014

Population health management is a trendy term often fuzzily defined by many organizations. For providers, it means greater emphasis on preventing health problems before they reach acute care.

The Tennessean

Robert Chamberlain: Companies that self-insure should do their homework

December 18, 2013

The federal government recently approved the continued exemption of self-insured or self-funded companies, government entities and certain nonprofit plans in the wake of the Affordable Care Act.

Nashville Post

'The ACA is driving change to the commercial market'

June 21, 2013

On June 10, Applied Health Analytics published Chamberlain’s review of RAND Health’s 2012 “A Review of the U.S. Workplace Wellness Market.”

HIStalk

Monday Morning Update

April 22, 2013

The Nashville business paper profiles Applied Health Analytics, a Vanderbilt partner that offers population health management tools, with special emphasis on hospitals that form relationships with big employers.

Nashville Business Journal

Why one Nashville company goes where Southwest Airlines goes

April 18, 2013

Four years out of the gate, Nashville-based Applied Health Analytics has health system clients in over 60 markets across the county.

Nashville Business Journal

Applied Health Analytics sets sights on a National Network

April 18, 2013

When I asked Robert Chamberlain to explain his business to me over lunch at Noshville, his response was short: "We are the future."

The Tennessean

Wellness Partnerships Cut Health Costs

April 7, 2013

With a high percentage of employers sponsoring health benefits, employers cannot only attract and keep employees, they can impact the health of populations.

Nashville Post

Flipping the Treatment Model

February 1, 2013

Robert Chamberlain travels the country more than most as he seeks to build the business of Applied Health Analytics. And the crux of just about every conversation he has had with hospital officials of late has been about the Affordable Care Act.