Tag Archive for health informatics

Aetna Using Big Data to Improve Health


by Angela Guess Stacey Higginbotham of GigaOM reports, “Aetna, the insurance company that currently serves 18.2 million members, has a lot of data on its customers in the form of conditions treated (or billed for), prescriptions filled and the types of treatments doctors prescribe, and now it’s using that data to improve patient care. This…