As the US deals with ever-growing healthcare expenditures, the industry must somehow bring these expenses under control. Digitizing all aspects of healthcare is an excellent way to help slow down spiraling costs and improve processes.
University of Montana researchers maximized analytics to improve outcomes through highly effective and prompt brain trauma treatment and accelerated experimental research. Analytics also enabled quick identification of patients likely to develop post-traumatic epilepsy.
Medical experts agree that personalized care is integral to the fight against cancer, but providing such care is easier said than done when more than 14 million people are diagnosed with cancer each year. In this podcast, hear how one of the world’s leading cancer researchers plans to use big data
The Internet and our social feeds are full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the wires and pulls out the most interesting articles that give us fodder for thought and debate.
Each month in this new video series, “Answers in Analytics,” as we approach IBM’s Insight Conference, IBM clients will reveal in their own words, in man-on-the-street–style interviews, how IBM offerings are instrumental in helping them infuse analytics into their businesses.
The Internet and our social feeds are full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the wires and pulls out highly interesting articles that provide the fodder for thought and debate.
The number of anticipated Baby Boomer retirees will surely be accompanied by a corresponding rise in healthcare costs—which will affect professionals and patients in a big way. Applying a preventative big data solution can help avoid these growing pains.
Healthcare has evolved into a process of highly sophisticated technology and computing infrastructure to capitalize on years of analysis and historical data. It requires a robust ecosystem comprising big data and analytics; cognitive, cloud and mobile computing; social tools; and more.
The public sector is changing the face of our cities, transforming our workforce and improving healthcare with data and analytics. Here are some of the stories and articles that caught my attention this week.
As healthcare leaders face pressure to control costs and drive better outcomes, they're using predictive analytics to anticipate a range of factors from patient demand and staffing to scheduling and volume.