Coupling EHRs with new analytics tools and normalizing best big data practices will be key to effectively utilizing big data in the health care industry, an Institute for Health Technology Transformation (iHT2) report concludes.
And those best-practices are needed, stat. The
Big Data analytics is something health IT professionals talk a lot about, but it is rare to see a provider actually making use of it.
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It's no surprise that more pundits are starting to sing about big data and health care sittin' in a tree -- after all, the health care industry generates huge volumes of data, much of it unstructured. A