Data Management and Prospective Analyses. HCI supports the regional, state and national data resources necessary to measure and statistically evaluate the competitive environment and the performance of the hospitals throughout the marketplace. We also offer services in Competitive Simulation Modeling: of environmental change such as service or clinical program expansions, new facilities, acquisitions, or closures. Operational Benchmarking: Comparing the operational performance of departments across the organization to better control the cost and effectiveness of operations. Quality Metrics: measuring the adverse events that are being highlighted under federal initiatives and making the information available to management before pubic and media disclosure.