5 Key Roadblocks to Data-Driven Healthcare

This post is sponsored by SyTrue We know that healthcare organizations face growing volumes of data, and better data helps improve patient care. But with 5 million medical notes created daily, this means nearly 2 billion notes annually – a sea of data. Add in data from wearables and mobile health apps (165,000 already**), and it’s clear that the data collected per patient is enormous. In this complex electronic information environment lies the key to improving healthcare for providers and patients. If we’re awash in data, how do we convert the complex data into meaningful information to predict patient outcomes? With new algorithms, artificial intelligence and machine learning, healthcare data can drive improved patient outcomes.  Absent a data-driven focus, organizations will lag as innovators and providers won’t deliver quality care.…


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