Insights from the minds at Cognosante

Cognosante backs improvements in healthcare for female Veterans

Women are the fastest-growing segment of the Veteran population, a trend that will continue as the number of male Veterans is projected to decline over the next decade. Women comprise 17.9 percent of service members in the post-9/11 period, and currently, there are more than 2 million female Vets, representing nearly 10 percent of the […]
Military and Veterans' health

How Cognosante uses process improvement to make healthcare work better

At Cognosante, we work to provide our customers with transformative solutions. We constantly look for ways to deliver on our core mission: to improve the U.S. healthcare system through a fundamentally different approach to information technology and customer service. One way Cognosante achieves that goal is through a deep commitment to process improvement, a powerful […]

Continuing casualties: Preventing suicide among Veterans

For some U.S. service members, the battles don’t end when they return to civilian life. Thousands of soldiers and Veterans fight a personal war with depression, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and chronic anxiety. Tragically, some lose their fight. Approximately 20 Veterans per day commit suicide nationwide, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). […]
Military and Veterans' health

How Cognosante hires great talent

In a highly competitive labor market, hiring the right people has emerged as a crucial competitive advantage for companies. That’s especially true in healthcare, a complex and rapidly changing sector that demands workers with specialized knowledge, sharp problem-solving capabilities, and a passionate commitment to improving the healthcare system. Cognosante understands the importance of hiring and […]

The Cognosante Performance Center: a better way to deliver project management excellence

Cognosante has made a significant investment in project management excellence by establishing the Cognosante Performance Center, an innovative centralized unit for project and quality management dedicated to improving performance objectives for all our clients. The center maintains and monitors our elite quality and service delivery industry certifications and appraisals, including ISO 9001:2008 and CMMI maturity […]

Mapping fraud, waste, and abuse

Fraud, waste, and abuse are serious problems in healthcare, diverting badly needed resources away from critical patient care. For example, it’s estimated that the federal share of improper Medicaid program payments totaled $29.12 billion in 2015. To combat this epidemic, Cognosante is using cutting-edge health IT tools that are helping our customers identify and combat […]