The Need for the Health Care Engagement Index (HCEITM)

According to a survey conducted by Towers Watson and the National Business Group on Health (NBGH), more than half (58%) of employers say the biggest obstacle to changing employee health-related behavior is the lack of employee engagement. That’s why we’ve worked to develop this powerful tool.

Track Record of Success

Our development of the DSS Health Engagement Index is based on over 35 years of experience and understanding of the health care consumer and the factors that contribute to their active engagement in their health care. Additionally, we’ve conducted specialized research and a number of exploratory surveys in this area that have provided us with solid science, advanced statistical modeling and four underlying constructs (health literacy, knowledge, attitudes and behavior). With analysis of more than 10 million consolidated claims records in relation to the index, we continuously work to refine the index based on deep learning and our own proprietary national work conducted on over more than 40 quarters for various subpopulations of interest.

Our Teams

At DSS, we do not depend on a single leader or a few leaders but on many leaders who head different teams and work groups within the company. Every leader has extensive experience, an in-depth understanding of the areas addressed by their team and a demonstrated leadership ability.

Meet Our Teams

Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Trinity Habitat for Humanity

Last Friday, DSS Research participated in a Habitat for Humanity event located in Southwest Fort Worth.  It was a great opportunity to share fellowship, meet other volunteers from our community, and lend a helping hand to an incredible family. Compared to our last...

read more
The "Home" Setting Is Best

The "Home" Setting Is Best

Background DSS Research created a “home survey” to capture the level of satisfaction of consumers receiving dialysis treatments in a home setting. After several implementations of the home survey, comparisons were made between the home survey results and the more...

read more
A little stamp can make a difference

A little stamp can make a difference

Background The basic fundamentals of survey research are well known.  Draw a representative random sample.  Make sure that the source file includes all eligible members, and does not systematically exclude some populations.  With a large, representative, random...

read more

Ready to Get Started?

Contact Our Team of Experts

800-989-5150

Or