Brigham & Women’s Hospital, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, uses a big data analytics solution from IBM to bring the very latest drug interaction data to patients’ bedsides.
The ability to access, manage, connect and understand this data to create actionable insights is critical to improving care and outcomes. This case study looks at how a healthcare alliance of more than 2,700 hospitals and 90,000 additional healthcare facilities enhanced data sharing and analytics through big data technology.
In neonatal intensive care units, where fragile infants are highly susceptible to infections, every second matters. This case study looks at how one hospital used real-time data streaming from health monitors to detect infections sooner.