Getting value from Big Data

The term “Big Data” has exploded within the healthcare industry, and it’s unlikely that it will go away anytime soon. In fact, these large sets of information have the potential to impact almost every facet of the life sciences value […]

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Limits to Big Data in healthcare analytics

The man-in-the-street impression about Big Data and social media data gathering is that new digital-data-based companies (Google, Facebook et al.) can scoop up massive amounts of trend data and report them, both quickly and precisely, while running rings around “traditional” […]

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EHR market begins to sort itself out

Top EHR Systems by vendor, 2012–2013. Source: Cegedim SK&A Electronic health-record (EHR) systems are becoming a central part of the physicians’ everyday work, especially those that are employed by integrated health systems. As such, they become a potentially valuable communications […]

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