• October

    Quality Talks 2017

    Cyft CEO Leonard D'Avolio will be giving a talk on artificial intelligence and healthcare


  • Healthcare big data is only in its terrible twos

    Healthcare IT News, May 15, 2017

    Tech is the enabler, but it’s people and process that improve care. If you cannot embed it into the complex workflows of healthcare, it won’t help anyone.”

  • The opportunities and challenges of AI in health care

    VentureBeat - February 14, 2017

    "There’s a misconception that AI requires huge amounts of data. The real issue is understanding the context into which you are trying to introduce this technology."

  • Using Machine Learning to Target Behavioral Health Interventions

    HealthIT Analytics - February 06, 2017

    "There is a tremendously exciting opportunity to use machine learning to improve those processes and dig deeper into that data and all the other variables that impact an individual’s life.” -  Dr. Emma Stanton, Associate Chief Medical Officer for Beacon Health Options on the Cyft / Beacon partnership

  • Machine Learning in Healthcare Takes Another Step

    HealthLeaders Media - November 29, 2016

    "Get ready for the next wave of predictive analytics, capable of identifying future admissions and health plan disenrollments." - Scott Mace

  • Tailoring Healthcare Analytics to a Value-Based Future

    Healthcare Informatics - November 14, 2016

    “As value-based care organizations are now discovering, these multi-million dollar investments in traditional analytics are useful for understanding what happened—how many beds were filled, drugs prescribed, surgeries performed. However, they are incapable of answering the fundamental questions of value-based care: what should happen, to whom, when, and how, in order to prevent future events.”

    Leonard D’Avolio and Rajiv Levanthal discuss the future of healthcare analytics and it looks very different than our current reality.

  • Machine learning: Changing everything but healthcare

    HealthcareIt News - October 25, 2016

    "The math is done, that game is over," D’Avolio said. "We’re past the point of these technologies needing to be limited to a few users." A wrap up of Dr. D’Avolio’s HIMSS Big Data and Analytics Conference Keynote Address

  • Big Data: Healthcare must move beyond the hype

    HealthcareIt News - September 28, 2016

    “Either we are reading about how Big Data will cure cancer or about how it’s foolish to believe Big Data will replace doctors,” D’Avolio said. “I think the narrative should be in the middle, where we are talking about these technologies as tools that could be used to complement the work of not just clinicians but also healthcare administrators, operational leaders and others.”

  • Healthcare’s Deadly Data Problem

    The Health Care Blog - Oct 26, 2015

    Our inability to use data in healthcare cost billions in treasure and thousands in lives each year. Dr. D’Avolio dives deeper into Healthcare’s Deadly Data Problem.



  • Whitepaper: Preparing Healthcare Analytics for Value-Based Care

    A primer for healthcare professionals considering how to use their data most effectively to succeed in value-based care. It provides an overview of the current state of analytics, pros and cons of different methods, and describes the application of machine learning-based approaches in support of value-based healthcare.