ISBN 9788126554164,Data - Driven Healthcare : How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry

Data - Driven Healthcare : How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry



Wiley India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9788126554164

ISBN-10 8126554169


Number of Pages 216 Pages
Language (English)


This book addresses the naysayers of the power of data by examining previous scenarios when data drastically changed an industry. In addition, it explains the value of certain aspects of BI and analytics and breakdown the trends that are here to stay, such as 'big data', cloud computing and the power of 'info graphics' as a communication tool for data. This book has job aids included in the body of the content, including tables, checklists and a forms.
What does data mean to you?
What happens when you use data to transform an industry?
How the lack of data standardization impedes data-driven health care
Adopting your data warehouse for the next step in BI maturity
Creating a data-driven health care organization
applying Big Data to change health care
Making data consumable
Data privacy and confidentiality - A brave new world
A call to action
About the Author

Laura B. Madsen, MS, is a Practice Leader with Lancet Software Development Inc., a BI consulting firm. She is responsible for the management of all healthcare clients, product development, marketing and sales. She writes for the Beye Network and is a regular presenter at The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) conferences and events. Ms. Madsen led the creation of the annual Healthcare BI Summit, now in its fifth year.