Real World Data

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Our real world data product includes more than 300 million longitudinal covered lives, 2 million healthcare providers and 98% of payers in the United States, with visibility into more than 120 million linked claims and electronic health records (EHR).

Specialty Pharmacy claims data covers more than 500 specialty drugs, broadening our existing coverage of high-cost medications and providing valuable insights into the patient’s treatment journey in chronic, complex, and rare diseases. Specialty pharmacy claims data is linked using anonymized patient tokens to claims and electronic health records (EHRs), allowing a holistic analysis of complex clinical profiles and reducing the need for additional data mapping or processing.

Our data analysts, therapy experts and project managers are committed to providing custom views and right insights from real world data to answer life science team’s hardest questions.

Our dynamic real world data approach

By integrating multiple data sources, our clients unlock a comprehensive view of the market, offering a deep and impartial view of all stakeholders and site of service.

Coverage by stakeholder


As the leading impartial source covering both government and commercial insurance plans, our granular data product is second to none.

  • Geographic locations
  • Specific providers
  • Benefit plans
  • Specialty pharmacies
  • Specific facilities

Robust reimbursement and claims adjudication data in combination with provider- and patient-centric data points help you better understand payer dynamics. Our real world data product – offering insights on regional payer dynamics, patients’ out-of-pocket costs, access barriers, and more – enables you to create informed pricing strategies and helps develop successful payer negotiation approaches, and measure market performance against forecasts.


With extensive coverage of healthcare professionals and institutions, our data offers comprehensive insight into providers and provider dynamics helping you create precise targeting strategies and better allocate sales, marketing and account resources.

Our real world data product provides:

  • Individual, facility and/or organization level data
  • Transparency by treatment setting
  • Inclusive of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and registered nurses
  • Unmatched details on provider activities, behaviors, influences and decisions


With robust longitudinal coverage, our data product lets you follow the patient journey like never before. With targeted acuity and unparalleled granularity, our patient data covers:

  • Patient demographics
  • Procedure orders and lab test results
  • Geographic location of care with zip-3 precision
  • Doctor/hospital visits and frequency
  • Diagnoses and comorbities
  • Segmented treatment cascades
  • Out-of-pocket costs along the care continuum

Clarivate’s pioneering patient journey methodology provides comprehensive and nuanced intelligence across the various disease stages and perspectives of all concerned stakeholders. The more you understand the complex elements of the patient journey the better you can identify intervention points, improving your patient-centric engagement strategies and boosting your market position.

How we help

Insights you can gain from real world data customer analytics:

Market Sizing and Forecasting

  • Benchmark your forecasts with data on the total potential and addressable market
  • Validate your investments using bottom-up forecasting
  • Track disease stages, rare diseases and sub-populations and treatment flow

Commercial Effectiveness

  • Optimize sales interaction with profiling and segmentation at the account level
  • Identify and profile key influencers to maximize impact on treatment decisions
  • Find patients for clinical trial optimizations

Integrated Patient Journey

  • Get a holistic and detailed view of the patient journey and influence points across the entire healthcare experience
  • Understand the ‘what’ and ‘why’ with aggregated social, claims, EHR and survey data

Market Access Analytics

  • Inform, allocate, invest contract decisions
  • Drive local-payer action and interaction
  • Enhance business performance management


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