Mercy Selects iVantage Health Analytics as Partner on Their Continued Journey of Clinical and Operational Performance Excellence

Newton MA, January 29, 2018 – iVantage Health Analytics is proud to announce its selection by Mercy as a key analytics partner for maintaining their position of continued operational and clinical excellence. Mercy, a health system based in Chesterfield, Missouri which operates 44 hospitals and more than 700 physician clinics and other services across a four-state area, was founded on mission-oriented principles of compassionate care and exceptional service. The organization has achieved a nationally recognized leadership position, having been named one of the nation’s top 5 large healthcare systems in 2017 and 2016.  Mercy has long recognized that achieving and maintaining their position of excellence does not come by accident and requires ever striving toward constant improvement. After a rigorous selection process, Mercy chose a partnership with iVantage Health Analytics to support their ongoing journey of excellence, based on the following differentiating factors:

Accuracy:  Proprietary data mapping and exacting methodology resulting in data transparency and accuracy that is unmatched in the industry.

Integration:  Clinical and operational analytics brought together to provide the ability to understand the true drivers of overall cost and performance.

Actionability: Through iVantage Playbook™, the translation of identified opportunities into actionable, prioritized performance improvement initiatives.

Client Service:  iVantage’s proprietary 4-Level Client Service Model™, a high-touch, personalized and collaborative service model promoting trust, engagement and user buy-in.

“We are honored to have been selected by Mercy and entrusted to help them sustain their position of overall excellence. All of us at iVantage are thrilled to be partnering with an organization whose mission and vision around patient care so closely aligns with ours,” commented Araby Thornewill, President of iVantage. “We can’t wait to work side-by-side with Mercy as they leverage the power of our transformative performance management and cost benchmarking solution – making sure that the communities they serve can expect the same level of excellence for years to come.”

About iVantage Health Analytics

Based in Newton, Massachusetts, iVantage Health Analytics (iVantage) is a leading provider of performance management, cost reduction, benchmarking, and strategic market planning solutions for hospitals and healthcare systems. Health system and hospital leadership teams across the country rely on the company’s software and services to help them to stay ahead of the curve and achieve or maintain their status as high-performing organizations. iVantage analytics and tools are the basis of continuing investment, thought leadership and insight in the areas of healthcare policy and research. In 2015, iVantage was acquired by The Chartis Group, a national advisory services firm dedicated to the healthcare industry. Learn more at