#health Archives - Truveta

How Truveta is delivering data quality at scale

Real world data is providing an exciting new source of information for breakthrough research. And Truveta is leading the way, with the most complete, timely, and highest quality data on U.S. health. But working with real world data has its challenges – especially considering the unparalleled depth and diversity of the data we receive each … Continued

Decisions made after I heard a snap

I heard a subtle snap. I tumbled. My entire leg was immobile and numb for 10 minutes. It was the first run of the day on Whistler Peak, a day off to ski with friends. Our group, made up of past & present Microsoft engineers, spent the morning rehashing some of our younger years starting … Continued

Partnering with Microsoft to Accelerate Our Vision of Saving Lives with Data

The COVID-19 global pandemic illustrates so clearly there is more information, yet less knowledge and insights than ever before. Healthcare providers and researchers need better data and faster answers to address the most challenging issues in patient care – not just for this pandemic, but for all health conditions which we each face. We feel … Continued

Happy Birthday Truveta

On this date last year, Truveta was officially founded by four innovative health providers, Providence, Advocate Aurora Health, Tenet Health, and Trinity Health. September 22 will always be a special day for us. As I think back, I’m reminded that Truveta was born of the COVID-19 pandemic. As the pandemic began ravaging our country and … Continued

Truveta Grows to More Than 15% of U.S. Patient Care with New Members, Closing Series A Funding with Nearly $100 Million

I will never forget when I first wrote the words Hello from Truveta. I was the first employee of a new startup imagined by several innovative healthcare leaders who believed that by working together we could achieve a compelling vision: Saving Lives with Data. What started with four health systems grew rapidly. In just a few months, … Continued

A Conversation with Elizabeth Shulman: How early-in-career engineer brings social impact passion to her daily work

What do you focus on at Truveta? I’m a software engineer. Previously I worked mostly on our DevOps infrastructure, and now I’m beginning to spend half my time on UI/UX (user interface, user experience) work for our researcher-facing app. Front-end development is new for me, and I’m grateful that my team has been supportive of … Continued

My Passion for Health Equity and Doing Differently

A century ago, my Mexican great-grandfather, Ricardo Angelo Mestres, died of the Influenza of 1918 at the age of 39. Born in Tampico, on the Gulf Coast of Mexico, he had lifted himself up from sweeping pool halls to support his widowed mother and five sisters. And then, some years later, he fell, alongside the … Continued

A Conversation with Truveta President Tony Mestres

What will you focus on at Truveta? My focus at Truveta is fundamentally about partnerships; and in my role I think of focusing on four things: 1. listening to customers and partners; 2. working with members to build the Truveta platform; 3. creating opportunities for customers to use data from the Truveta platform for ethical … Continued