Big Data in Healthcare
Traditionally, the healthcare industry has lagged in embracing the use of big data. Why? Part of the problem stems from resistance to change from providers while the other obstacle has to do with HIPAA violations. There is no easy way to share data among different providers, and facilities due to privacy concerns.
However, recently there has been a series of converging trends that is taking the healthcare industry to the tipping point of where big data will play a big role. This ebook takes a look at the demand for big data, the supply of this data at scale, technical innovations in the industry, and market changes catalyzed by the government.