Patient Advocates Discuss Harnessing the Untapped Health Data Horde

With the proliferation of biomedical research “megaprojects,” we are collecting massive amounts of data that present a challenge to the scientists who seek to make sense of and harness that data.

Read More
Solving the Documentation Puzzle with Data Analytics
Aug17

Solving the Documentation Puzzle with Data Analytics

“It’s a beautiful day to save lives. Let’s have some fun,” so says Dr. Derek Shepherd (of “Grey’s Anatomy” fame) and with a smile on his face, gets on with his day’s activities—to help patients heal. I haven’t seen many doctors work, except in “Grey’s Anatomy,” but I have interacted with a couple of them.

Read More

Does Big Data Have a Role to Play in Fighting the Zika Virus?

With the proliferation of modern technology, the problem isn’t having enough data—it’s having the right people find the right data in time before an emergency develops.

Read More
Developing the Right Workforce at the Right Time for Big Data Analytics
Nov17

Developing the Right Workforce at the Right Time for Big Data Analytics

This monthly blog highlights and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle. This week’s guest post discusses developing a data analytics workforce.

Read More
If the Empire in Star Wars Had Big Data . . .
May20

If the Empire in Star Wars Had Big Data . . .

…the Empire would have won. Unfortunately for the Empire, its understanding of data was poor.
By Daniel J. Solove

Read More