#healthequity Archives - Truveta

A Conversation with Rod Hochman, Providence Health System

Editor’s Note: This post has been updated since first published in July 2021. Truveta began as an idea within Providence and they have played a crucial leadership role in our formation. As one of our 20 health provider members, we are thrilled to continue to work with the Providence team each day as we are … Continued

Health System Spotlight: Dr. Carladenise A. Edwards, EVP Chief Strategy Officer, Henry Ford Health System

Each month, we spotlight one of the many great leaders of our 20 member health systems that make up Truveta, helping us to advance our vision of saving lives with data. Learn about their perspectives on the future of medicine, the changing role of technology in healthcare, and the critical importance of real-time, de-identified data … Continued

Why we connect datasets to advance patient care

As a clinical researcher at Truveta and practicing academic hospitalist, data is an integral piece of the medical evidence I use to make clinical decisions every day. I joined Truveta because I believe the Truveta Platform brings together the volume and diversity of data with the speed of real-time insights in a way no one … Continued

Partnering to Improve Data Quality and Health Equity

Truveta and Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions partner to create the most complete, highest quality U.S. public health data platform 2022 is off to a rough start with this Omicron variant. I continue to be in awe of the healthcare community who continue to work tirelessly to care for the sick. I am grateful for the … Continued

Health System Spotlight: Angela Yochem, EVP Chief Transformation & Digital Officer, Novant Health

Each month, we’ll spotlight one of the many great leaders of our 20 member health systems that make up Truveta, helping us to advance our vision of saving lives with data. We’ll share their perspectives on the future of medicine, the changing role of technology in healthcare, and the critical importance of real-time, de-identified data … 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

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