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Big Data Is Making You Healthier

Healthy Red Tomatoes with Water Drops

by Angela Guess James O’Brien of Mashable recently wrote, “[B]ig data is changing the scale and scope of how doctors care for patients and how caregivers and insurance companies address community-wide health issues. Consider the statistics already in play. A recent McKinsey & Company report traced the expansion of computer-based information systems, and the electronic…

Health Care, Tablets, and Data Management

by Angela Guess Nicole Lewis reports, ” As the popularity of tablet use among physicians continues to grow so too has the challenges that come with integrating these devices into the health IT enterprise. That’s what a new study that polled 100 health IT managers reveals, with 74% of respondents saying tablets such as the…