7 Effective Ways Providers and Payers Improve Healthcare with Sensitive Data

7 Effective Ways Providers and Payers Improve Healthcare with Sensitive Data

This article contains seven different anonymized client success stories to inspire you!

Here are seven micro-stories showcasing how our clients are safely and effectively unlocking value from structured and unstructured data.

We hope they help you see new ways to unleash the full potential of sensitive data in your care while respecting and protecting privacy. Please reach out if you have questions or want one of our data expert’s perspective on your business need.

Single-payer health system accelerates data access and innovation

A large single-payer health system serving millions of patients sought to accelerate data access by internal and external stakeholders while also complying with stringent privacy regulations.

With Privacy Analytics software, they accelerated data-driven innovation by automating the de-identification of 100s of valuable data assets.

Large health system safely commercializes data and analytics, bringing new value to fuel its patient-centric mission

A large health system with specialized data assets partnered with Privacy Analytics to commercialize data, driving value back into its organization.

We helped this organization develop and implement an effective data strategy and a longer-term roadmap to expand its commercial analytics offerings.

Medical specialty society research for a cure with an adaptive privacy strategy

This not-for-profit sought to accelerate research to support its mission by making data more easily accessible to researchers.

With Privacy Analytics’ highly flexible approach to building privacy and de-identification into data pipelines and platforms, this organization transformed its research portfolio through data enablement.

Large payer enhances privacy, accelerates data exchange, and improves the usefulness of de-identified data

This large payer used Privacy Analytics software to automate HIPAA Expert Determination in-house. By leveraging our risk visualization software, they were able to both enhance privacy and improve the usefulness of de-identified data – all while safely accelerating data exchange.

European hospitals safely share data with researchers to accelerate cancer research

To unlock insight from patient data while enhancing privacy, European oncology hospitals used Privacy Analytics software to enable safe and GDPR-compliant exchanges of data while ensuring the protection of patient privacy.

Registry makes sensitive data safely accessible to improve maternal and newborn outcomes

A large registry integrating information on pregnancy, birth, and newborn care sought to make a positive and lasting contribution to the health of mothers, newborns, and children.

By integrating Privacy Analytics software, they make useful, detailed information accessible to health practitioners and researchers to support performance measurement, quality improvement, policy design, and research.

National health system unblocks internal barriers to data access with a Five Safes approach to data enablement

A large national health system needed to develop an acceptable strategy for handling, using, and reusing sensitive data. This strategy contributed to its mandate and, ultimately, patient care in the context of new privacy regulations and public expectations.

Together with our client, we delivered in-depth policy analysis and co-developed the strategy, anchored on the Five Safes framework, that balanced the urgent need for data access with the imperatives for privacy.

The strategy earned the trust of key stakeholders and accelerated the exchange and use of data by being practical in design and implementation.

Unleash data value and prove regulatory compliance

Privacy Analytics’ proven technology and expertise empowers you to enable timely, usable data that can be safely linked and put to work – in compliance with global regulations – and backed by auditable proof.

To find out how Privacy Analytics can help you, reach out here.

Archiving / Destroying

Are you unleashing the full value of data you retain?

Your Challenges

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Value Retention

Client Success

Client: Comcast

Situation: California’s Consumer Privacy Act inspired Comcast to evolve the way in which they protect the privacy of customers who consent to share personal information with them.


Are you achieving intended outcomes from data?

Your Challenge

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Unbiased Results

Client Success

Client: Integrate.ai

Situation: Integrate.ai’s AI-powered tech helps clients improve their online experience by sharing signals about website visitor intent. They wanted to ensure privacy remained fully protected within the machine learning / AI context that produces these signals.


Do the right people have the right data?

Your Challenges

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Usable and Reusable Data

Client Success

Client: Novartis

Situation: Novartis’ digital transformation in drug R&D drives their need to maximize value from vast stores of clinical study data for critical internal research enabled by their data42 platform.



Are you empowering people to safely leverage trusted data?

Your Challenges

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Security / compliance efficiency


Client: ASCO’s CancerLinQ

Situation: CancerLinQ™, a subsidiary of American Society of Clinical Oncology, is a rapid learning healthcare system that helps oncologists aggregate and analyze data on cancer patients to improve care. To achieve this goal, they must de-identify patient data provided by subscribing practices across the U.S.


Acquiring / Collecting

Are you acquiring the right data? Do you have appropriate consent?

Your Challenge

Do you need help...


Consent / Contracting strategy

Client Success

Client: IQVIA

Situation: Needed to ensure the primary market research process was fully compliant with internal policies and regulations such as GDPR. 



Are You Effectively Planning for Success?

Your Challenges

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Build privacy in by design

Client Success

Client: Nuance

Situation: Needed to enable AI-driven product innovation with a defensible governance program for the safe and responsible use
of voice-to-text data under Shrems II.


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