Hey Machine Learning…If That’s Even Your Real Name

Hey Machine Learning, I heard what Forbes said about your “setback” at MD Anderson. I also heard rumors going around HIMSS that maybe it’s “too soon” for you to be in healthcare. At first I thought, “serves you right.” There was so much hype that I could barely recognize you. Then I realized that, in a way, we’re all to

Three Peer-Reviewed Publications in 2016 Highlight Efficacy of Cyft Solutions

Peer-reviewed articles show clear benefits of machine learning for healthcare applications Cambridge, Mass – February 8, 2017 – Cyft Inc., a leading provider of machine learning solutions for healthcare, is the result of a decade of research into how machine learning and natural language processing technology can improve healthcare. Cyft is pleased to recognize the publication of three peer-reviewed studies

By |2019-02-23T14:36:33-04:00February 11th, 2017|Analytics, Company News, Patient Safety, Press, Real World Applications|

Cyft in the News: Healthcare Informatics Q&A Explores Analytics & Value-Based Care

With 30 percent of Medicare payments expected to be tied to alternative payment models and bundled payments by the end of 2016, the pressure is on for healthcare leaders still struggling to align their organizations with the idea of value-based care (VBC). This struggle is compounded further when one considers the push to utilize data analytics, machine learning, natural language

By |2019-02-23T14:36:34-04:00November 21st, 2016|Analytics, Company News|

Dartmouth Researchers Detect Falls Without the Data Scientists

We learned that a team of health services researchers at Dartmouth College recently published a study in the Journal of Patient Safety using an early research version of Cyft to detect falls in inpatient notes.  No one on their research team is a data scientist and using a relatively small sample size they outperformed previous efforts at this task by

WSJ Article Highlights EMR Frustrations: Analytics Companies To Answer the Value-Based Call

This week, a great op-ed published in The Wall Street Journal called “Turn Off the Computer and Listen to the Patient” brought a critical healthcare issue to the forefront of the national discussion. In 800 words, the authors (Dr. Caleb Gardner & Dr. John Levinson) succinctly describe the current frustrations physicians experience with electronic medical records (EMRs), in particular the

By |2019-02-23T14:37:02-04:00September 27th, 2016|Analytics|

Why We Created Cyft

The transition to value-based care has made it more important than ever for healthcare organizations to use their data to determine how best to allocate limited resources to achieve high quality care.  In response, an onslaught of business intelligence vendors have descended on healthcare with data warehouses, reporting tools, and dashboard analytics that have led to tremendous efficiency in other

By |2017-05-17T10:56:56-04:00July 8th, 2016|Analytics, Company News|
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