Health Reform
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Effective Healthcare Requires a Social Approach

Paul Tunnah - June 15, 2015

We all know that the healthcare ecosystem is a highly fragmented space, encompassing all manner of different stakeholders, commercial and non-commercial, including healthcare providers (doctors, nurses etc.),…

Personal or Population Health? Big Data or Small Data?
Business
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Business
169 views

Personal or Population Health? Big Data or Small Data?

Anne Weiler - June 10, 2015

June’s Seattle Health Innovator’s Meetup topic was on Innovations in Population Health Management. Interestingly much of the discussion from panelists circled back to the individual patient. June’s…

Irony and the Church of Big Data
Business
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Business
160 views

Irony and the Church of Big Data

ckapsa - May 13, 2015

Big Data in medicine is a faith-based initiative. True believers know, deep in their hearts, that the Church of Big Data will solve all miseries that beset…

Technology
268 views

Big Data in Healthcare [INFOGRAPHIC]

David Avitabile - April 7, 2015

The era of Big Data in healthcare is in full swing. Healthcare costs, pharmaceutical R&D productivity, precision medicine and preventative medicine are all areas where Big Data…

Clinical Informatics: It’s Not Just Big Data
Specialties
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Specialties
220 views

Clinical Informatics: It’s Not Just Big Data

corinn.pope - April 1, 2015

When you first think of informatics, what comes to mind? Is it machines running statistical analysis on massive data set? Scientists trying to figure out what all…

Business
384 views

Cool Facts About Big Data in Healthcare

David Avitabile - March 25, 2015

We are at a tipping point in the developed world where our ability to generate, analyze, interpret and act upon data is transforming multiple industries, governments and…

Technology
258 views

5 Things to Consider in Your Healthcare Big Data Strategy

DougBennet - December 18, 2014

Big data is bringing big benefits to health care. Fewer hospitalizations and readmissions, better diagnostic tools, newer and safer medications, reduced healthcare costs and improved patient outcomes…

eHealth
137 views

Digital Health Illustrated: Big Health Data’s Dark Side [VIDEO]

Fard Johnmar - July 30, 2014

Dr. Robert Wah, president of the American Medical Association (AMA), is deeply worried about health data security.  Earlier this month he warned:"[There's] an arms race between the…

Big Data Could Bring Your Credit Card History to Your Doctor
Business
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Business
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Big Data Could Bring Your Credit Card History to Your Doctor

Abby Norman - July 29, 2014

Your Doctor Knows You’re Buying CigarettesImagine if your doctor could see your credit card transactions. They’d know when you were going out to eat, skipping out on…

Big Data = Big Brother? Leveraging Transaction Data for Better Healthcare
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Big Data = Big Brother? Leveraging Transaction Data for Better Healthcare

Charles Settles - July 9, 2014

Based on the results of countless studies - such as a 2011 Synovate study in which 52 percent of women admitted lying to their healthcare providers -…