• HealthITAnalytics.com > Big Data

    Big Data

    Metformin is associated with significant improvements in cancer survival rates, shows a new study harnessing EHR data analytics. A team of researchers at Vanderbilt University more »

    Overcoming the infrastructure challenges of harnessing big data in the healthcare environment will be critical for better population health management. The Department of Health and more »

    CMS has tapped Niall Brennan to lead its big data analytics efforts as head of the new Office of Enterprise Data and Analytics. The Centers more »

    Big data, clinical analytics, and data standards will be key to overall quality improvement in the healthcare system, the ONC says in a new roadmap. more »

    The $694.7 million predictive analytics market in North America is slated to grow at a 24.5% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) until 2019, says a more »

    Predictive analytics can accurately identify members of the military at the highest risk of committing suicide. Veterans Day may have been earlier in the week, more »

    Healthcare organizations must be sure that they are collecting big data for the right reasons in the right ways. There’s nothing more frustrating than searching more »

    Adoption of big data analytics faces a number of hurdles, despite the perception of analytics as a key driver for growth. Big data analytics may more »

    How can healthcare harness the Internet of Things for richer clinical analytics and population health management? The “Internet of Things” may seem like yet another more »

    In order to harness big data effectively for population health research, studies must better document their search results in tools like Google Trends. Google is more »

    Big data analytics is a top priority for nearly 90% of healthcare organizations seeking to improve clinical quality and gain market share. Eighty-nine percent of more »

    A series of discussions about the role of big data in healthcare, led by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will take place across the nation. more »

    A new online portal will allow patients to participate in the emerging field of genomic research by contributing their own data. Patients who have undergone more »

    IBM Watson has had its digital fingers in any number of healthcare pies during the past two years or so, and is now hiring out more »

    In this fifth post of this series, we discuss the challenge posed by the complex and rapidly growing quality measurement ecosystem, and the steps we more »

    Ninety-six percent of hospitals are unprepared to fully leverage the power of big data and advanced clinical analytics due to immature health IT and EHR more »

    Big data produced by wearable mHealth devices will be the focus of a new research project funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  The more »

    Throughout this series, we explored how to create an integrated data asset through the integration of claims, clinical, financial and other data sources; how data more »

    A project hoping to apply big data mining techniques to pharmaceuticals has won the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award.  Rong Xu, more »

    Data sharing policies from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have made data analytics easier and more commonplace by increasing the sharing of information, say more »

    In the last article of this series, we discussed the power of an effective data connector and several important considerations that must go into a more »

    Even more often than ICD-10, the phrase “information governance” was on everybody’s lips at the 2014 AHIMA Convention in San Diego this week.  As the more »

    In medicine, the first rule is to do no harm.Unfortunately, patients are injured as a result of medical treatment, or a preventable mishap occurs due more »

    The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) must be adequately funded to continue its important work on interoperability and data standards, care quality, and patient more »

    For a large healthcare organization like Seattle Children’s Hospital, the amount of clinical and administrative data constantly rolling in can be staggering.  A robust data more »

    HealthITAnalytics
    x

    Sign up for our free weekly newsletter and stay up to date with tips and advice on:

    • Population Health
    • Clinical Analytics
    • Business Intelligence

    no, thanks

    Our privacy policy