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Why Koan

We deliver the data and expertise you need to master the healthcare value imperative.

Responsive, rock-solid, real-time. When you choose Koan Health as your partner for value advancement, you tap into strengths that set us apart from the field and drive faster, better results.

True big data engineering

We’ve built our solutions on a cloud-based infrastructure that incorporates best-of-breed technologies from a wide variety of fields. The result is a secure, scalable architecture that brings the power of big data to the new healthcare. We can array and analyze millions of data points in an instant—and we can scale up easily as your needs grow and change.

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Cleaner data

Every healthcare analytics effort starts with the same data—it’s messy, missing key pieces of information and terribly inconsistent. Our data specialists do a better job cleaning up your source information and creating consistent reference points for complex data comparisons. Cleaner information in means more insightful answers out.

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Predictive modeling

Through analysis and comparison of millions of data points, we generate detailed forecasts to drive improvement in care delivery and management. You’ll know patient by patient where the greatest potential lies to deliver smarter care that improves health and controls costs.

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Fast, agile support for rapid ROI

We turn your information around up to 90 percent faster than other analytics firms. This processing flexibility—combined with ability to customize solutions with quick development and prototyping—means you get high-impact results sooner and a faster return on your value-improvement investments.

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Easy integration

To enhance performance, all of our solutions integrate smoothly with existing legacy systems and software applications, including health information exchanges. While your technology costs go down, you’ll process more data than ever before and gain clear, accurate information you can act on in real time to improve performance.

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Leaders that know the market and share the vision

Koan Health brings you the expertise and commitment of trusted industry leaders who know how to deliver in an evolving market. Our team created the revenue cycle management solution ranked best in class by KLAS. We know providers, networks and patient populations—and we share your commitment to efficient, effective, high-value care.

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Client perspectives

“Koan Health delivers meaningful, actionable data—along with the insight and experience we need to put it to work. Other analytics vendors can dump data and run, leaving you to spend weeks trying to make sense of it on your own. Koan guides us in the right direction, helps us set priorities and gives us real-time feedback about how we’re doing. The team is great—reliable, responsive and readily available.”
Travis B. Turner
Vice President of Clinical Integration
Mary Washington Healthcare

“The Koan Health team has been a very strong and collaborative business partner. In a nutshell, their expertise is transforming raw data into valuable, actionable insights. They understand what VHA members need to succeed in a value-based care environment and go the extra mile to customize their services to meet those needs.”
Ron Kero
Vice President of Business Development and Operations
VHA Inc.

“We needed workable, usable data fast—and Koan delivered. Less than 60 days after contract signing, Koan provided high-impact information we could act on immediately. They customized their reports to provide the answers we needed, worked with us closely and were always there when we had questions. Koan’s analytics and support helped us make key management decisions that continue to shape our success.”
Diane Maas
Vice President of Managed Care and Business Development
CHA Accountable Care

“Koan Health offers a real solution to one of healthcare’s toughest challenges—cutting through the noise to identify patients who could benefit most from a particular program, drug or therapy. D.T. Nguyen and his team have a proven track record of success. They deliver.”
Michael Burcham
President and CEO
Nashville Entrepreneur Center

“I met DT Nguyen more than 20 years ago, and he’s one of the most knowledgeable and credible people I know. Koan Health is another great example of how DT’s integrity shines through in every company he builds.”
Sheila Schweitzer
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
PatientMatters

“Koan Health has proven to be a valuable partner for our health plan. They’ve helped us analyze data to make real change in managing cost drivers and maximizing plan design. They work with us hand and hand and are committed to our success.”
Kathy S. Wall
Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development
Mary Washington Healthcare

“Koan Health is making a real difference in the drive toward value and accountability. Its expertise in locating high-risk patients and quantifying needs is a game changer in health care.”
Judith E. Starkey
Founder and Former Chairman and CEO
Chamberlin Edmunds

“Koan Health is a real leader in population health analytics. They have exceptional talent, first-rate technology and the know-how to execute. DT and the Koan team have an outstanding track record and reputation for delivering results. People who have worked with them in the past would do it again. Trust like that speaks volumes.”
Frank Bazos
Partner
Century Capital Management

“I’ve known DT for more then 12 years—even before his remarkable success at MedAssets. He has the knowledge and integrity to succeed in every venture he undertakes. He and the Koan team are committed to finding long-lasting solutions for our healthcare system.”
Dave Jahns
Managing Partner
Galen Partners