Data-Driven Healthcare: How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry.pdf
Healthcare is changing, and data is the catalyst Data is taking over in a powerful way, and it's revolutionizing the healthcare industry. You have more data available than ever before, and applying the right analytics can spur growth. Benefits extend to patients, providers, and board members, and the technology can make centralized patient management a reality. Despite the potential for growth, many in the industry and government are questioning the value of data in health care, wondering if it's worth the investment. Data-Driven Healthcare: How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry tackles the issue and proves why BI is not only worth it, but necessary for industry advancement. Healthcare BI guru Laura Madsen challenges the notion that data have little value in healthcare, and shows how BI can ease regulatory reporting pressures and streamline the entire system as it evolves. Madsen illustrates how a data-driven organization is created, and how it can transform the industry. Learn why BI is a boon to providers Create powerful infographics to communicate data more effectively Find out how Big Data has transformed other industries, and how it applies to healthcare Data-Driven Healthcare: How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry provides tables, checklists, and forms that allow you to take immediate action in implementing BI in your organization. You can't afford to be behind the curve. The industry is moving on, with or without you. Data-Driven Healthcare: How Analytics and BI are Transforming the Industry is your guide to utilizing data to advance your operation in an industry where data-fueled growth will be the new norm.
For the Skimmers Acknowledgments Chapter 1: What Does Data Mean to You? The Gap Data Is a Four Letter Word Setting the Stage Is This Book for You? References Chapter 2: What Happens When You Use Data to Transform an Industry? The History of Change On the Brink What Is Data-Driven and Why Does It Matter? Management and Measurement Planning the Approach RISE Change Mechanisms of RISE Revolution References Chapter 3: How the Lack of Data Standardization Impedes Data Driven Healthcare Healthcare Data Complexity Standards...Because Everyone Else Has Them Pareto's Principle The Great Wall of Data References Note Chapter 4: Adopting your data warehouse for the next step in BI maturity Go Boldly Disruptive Technologies Hadoop, The Cloud, and Modern Data Platforms The New Way Forward The Future Is Now Chapter 5: Creating a Data Driven Healthcare Organization IT or the Business? Training What and How Should We Teach? Governing Data for Our New MDP Chapter 6: Applying "Big Data" to Change Healthcare The Call of Big Data Evolve or Die Let's Organize This and Take All the Fun Out of It Dipping Your Big Toe into Big Data References Chapter 7: Making Data Consumable How We Present Information MATTERS When We Present the Information Matters Too Why Do We Want to Visually Represent Our Data? Learning a New Language A Multi-media Approach to Consumable Data References Chapter 8: Data Privacy and Confidentiality: A Brave New World Who Owns the Data? Barriers Are Everywhere Process and Technology Reference Chapter 9: A Call to Action Applying RISE to Your Efforts Some Distinctions About Being New Getting Started You Know What They Say About Assuming? What Does Data Mean to You? Transforming an Industry Data Standardization The Next Step in BI Maturity Creating the DDHO "Big Data" Make Your Data Consumable Privacy and Confidentiality Departing Thoughts on Data Driven Healthcare Appendix A Readiness for Change Appendix B The Tenets of Healthcare BI Appendix C Estimating the Efforts Appendix D Business Metrics About the Author Index