Big Data is not a fad; it is the goal of leveraging data and taking it outside of a health organization’s four walls for the purpose of identifying trends, predicting outcomes, managing population health and influencing patient care. The power of the data and its ability to improve healthcare and decrease medical costs cannot be overstated.
Data has to be clean, actionable, and integrated to most benefit the efficient delivery of healthcare. Read more about the importance of Big Data as a new way of doing business. Learn more.
Daniel Garrett, US health information technology leader discusses the possibilities and challenges of "big data". Read more about capitalizing on the strategic value of technology. Learn more.