HEALTH Analyst Profile
Research Director, Accountable Care Organizations
Cynthia Burghard is a Research Director with IDC Health Insights where she is responsible for research on Accountable Care Organizations. Her passion is to provide the intelligence needed to manage the business and quality of healthcare. She has pioneered the use of healthcare information including building healthcare data warehouses at both the local and national level, developing and implementing analytics for employers, health insurance management, physicians, hospitals and government agencies.
As a highly sought-after industry analyst, Ms. Burghard is focused on qualitative and quantitative research on the involvement of consumers in healthcare decisions, best practices models for technology in care management and business intelligence, software vendor evaluation and future scenarios regarding the implications of technology in the healthcare industry. She has delivered the results of her research to all levels of management and healthcare sectors through the publication of over 100 research reports, articles and interviews, thought leadership papers and web seminars, presentations at national, regional and local venues, corporate marketing and sales training and through strategic consulting engagements.
As a Sr. Vice President for ikaSystems, a premier provider of enterprise-level cloud computing technologies for commercial, Medicare and Medicaid health plans, Ms. Burghard's work resulted in award-winning client case studies. At Gartner, she was responsible for directing research for the healthcare payer market for business intelligence applications and care management. She holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado. Download Cynthia Burghard's Bio in pdf format. Team: Big Data, Analytics and Cognitive, Directions 2016 Boston/MA, Health Insights,
IDC MarketScape: U.S. Population Health Management 2016 Vendor Assessment
Sep 2016 - Doc # US41689516 IDC MarketScape
This IDC study presents a vendor assessment of the population health management market through the IDC MarketScape model. As healthcare organizations transform to value-based reimbursement and care, the need for tools and methodologies t ...purchase document
Business Strategy: Entering the Era of Patient Engagement — Key Aspirations and Expectations for the Life Science, Healthcare, and Health Insurance Industries
Jeff Rivkin, Cynthia Burghard, Michael Townsend, Alan S. Louie, Ph.D.
Sep 2016 - Doc # US41718116 Business Strategy
This IDC Health Insights report highlights our analyst insights on the key aspirations and expectations regarding patient engagement across the health industry. Recognizing that patient engagement has different implications for life scie ...purchase document
|IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Healthcare 2016 Predictions|
|Framingham, MA United States|
|November 04, 2015|