Creating healthcare data is easy. Wrangling it so that it is sharable, useable, and valuable is challenging. In fact, it may be the one thing that prevents healthcare organizations from utilizing advanced technologies like AI, machine learning, and predictive analytics. The good news is that it can be done; you have to choose the right data animal to tame.
“It would be an understatement to say that lots of data is generated by healthcare,” said Kevin Campbell, Founding Partner and CEO at DTA Healthcare Solutions, who sat down recently with Healthcare IT Today. “Unlike retail, manufacturing, and many other industries, each ‘transaction’ in healthcare – aka an encounter – generates many multiples of data that a financial transaction does.” Read the full Taming the Wild Animal that is Healthcare Data.