WASHINGTON, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allazo CEO Clifford Jones shared the main stage with speakers such as HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, United States Chief Technology Officer Todd Park, and best-selling author and surgeon Atul Gawande at Health Datapalooza IV, held on 3rd and 4th June 2013 in Washington DC.
Health Datapalooza IV is the fourth annual national conference born from government efforts to liberate health data. The conference is a forum that features the newest and most innovative and effective uses of health data by companies, startups, academics, government agencies and individuals.
Jones delivered a presentation as part of the Data Design Diabetes Innovation Challenge, where he demonstrated how patient data could be used to forecast medication adherence and determine individualized intervention strategies. One of only five companies presenting at the Innovation Challenge, Allazo was chosen from hundreds of applicants worldwide.
Allazo uses predictive analytics to both anticipate which patients will not take their medications and to determine the most effective interventions to influence each of those patients to take their medication. Allazo's clients such as health insurers, pharmacy benefit management companies, integrated delivery networks, and accountable care organizations are positively impacted by increased adherence, resulting in reduced costs, fewer readmissions, and an overall improvement in patient health.
About the Diabetes Data Design Challenge:
An open innovation challenge, the Data Design Diabetes Challenge highlights game-changing solutions that are making a positive impact on diabetic patient health. It is sponsored by Sanofi and administered by Luminary Labs.
About Allazo Health:
Allazo Health is an analytics firm that provides medication adherence solutions and services. Allazo Health analyzes patient data to forecast patients' adherence to each of their medications and identify the most effective intervention strategies for individual patients. More information about Allazo Health can be found at http://www.allazohealth.com.
SOURCE Allazo Health