Like most industries, healthcare is no exception to the challenge of what to do with big data. The possibilities seem endless, and there is no doubt that understanding patients and their needs through big data is an important future prospect. However, hospitals currently struggle with data aggregation through EMRs, and much of the information is still recorded via the traditional pen and paper.
The three “A’s” of big data – aggregation, analysis, and action – is a challenge itself. Bridging the gaps and actually obtaining the data is the first step to transforming data into Continue reading “How Orchid Can Help Hospitals Prepare for the Age of Big Data” »