Skip to main content

Performance Analytics

Leverage analytic insight to reduce variation, improve care quality, optimize care coordination and manage financial performance.


Data and analytics

Keep pace with changes in health care

Whether you’re operating in a fee-for-service or risk-based environment, you can use the unsurpassed data and analytics capabilities and expert guidance of Optum® Performance Analytics to position your organization for success in an ever-evolving health care landscape.

“Optum Performance Analytics brings together clinical, claims and socioeconomic data to support the best possible quality and cost outcomes.” — Matthew Penziner, Executive Director, NYUPN Clinically Integrated Network

Optum Performance Analytics

Introducing Optum Performance Analytics, a Unified Healthcare Data and Analytics Platform that helps your organization improve clinical and financial performance, increase operational efficiency and strengthen relationships.

By integrating clinical billing, adjudicated claims and patient reported data. Optum Performance Analytics provides enriched longitudinal views of your patients, physicians, facilities, and networks.

This broadened perspective creates a shared language between clinicians and administrators and a comprehensive picture of your patient population and resource utilization.

You can apply groundbreaking models and methods to predict future clinical and financial risk in your population, stratify and manage your patients with a new level of precision and uncover pockets of risk others would miss. Use evidence-based guidance and a more comprehensive understanding of each patient to tailor intervention programs and improve health outcomes.

With Optum Performance Analytics, you can evaluate the adequacy, quality and cost of your physician network, identifying practice variation, finding and rewarding your highest performing physicians and enabling innovative best practices. Develop strategies to minimize out-of-network utilization and build valuable long-term relationships with your patient population.

 Whatever your mix of fee-for-service, pay-for-performance and risk-based contracts, you'll be equipped to effectively design, manage and outperform against them and take the best actions now to achieve success in the future.

 Join the most respected names in healthcare and rely on Optum Performance Analytics for your analytics needs across the continuum of care.



Reduce variation in care delivery

Monitor referrals, utilization and quality against industry benchmarks.


Improve quality performance

Track and report clinicians, care teams and programs to make improvements.


Optimize care management programs

View patient population trends to manage patient care proactively.


Manage financial performance

View system-wide payer contract performance.

See the whole picture

Optum Performance Analytics offers enriched clinical and financial longitudinal views of your patients, physicians, facilities and networks. Integrating your diverse clinical and claims data with a growing set of sociodemographic, behavioral and patient-reported data adds greater context and insight.

Access analytics most helpful to your goals 

Optum Performance Analytics is built with the flexibility to meet the goals of any health care system. Organizations seeking specific direction can leverage pre-built dashboards and opportunity reports to surface opportunities for enhancing care or reducing costs. 

Organizations looking to dive deeper into the data can leverage the advanced workspace functionality to discover and analyze new or unique opportunities for improvement.

Leverage 20+ years of health care expertise

With extensive domain knowledge across payer, provider, employer, life sciences and government sectors, Optum has a singular understanding of the health care landscape. We offer the unique perspective needed to build truly effective solutions for providers today.

IDC MarketScape recognizes Optum as a Leader

The 2020 IDC MarketScape for U.S. population health analytics recognizes Optum as a Leader. This study evaluates the population health analytics market, and Optum was recognized for its domain experience and integrated approach to delivering client value.

IDC logo that says 'IDC: analyze the future'

Related resources

Research report — C-suite check-in: Leading through disruption

We surveyed over 150 C-suite leaders on the state of health care. This report uncovers priorities and challenges across the industry.

Fast-track your health system performance

Strategies to support value-based care health