To understand the language of data analytics we might just need to spend some extra time in the library. Here are some oldies—but goodies—that every analyst should know.
“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.
When it comes to hiring new data analysts, Shawn Wells says there is no question HIM professionals can easily jump into the role with the right training and attitude. This statement brought loud applause from the audience at the 2016 CSA Leadership Symposium
Healthcare is in the middle of a data explosion; new sources of information like medical devices, wearables, and mobile apps are being introduced all the time. While more information can do wonders for clinical decision making and improving operational efficiencies, it can also introduce more complexity when it comes to integration.
This monthly blog will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.