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Data Governance & Executive Buy-In Key to Successful Health IT

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by Angela Guess Jennifer Bresnick of EHR Intelligence recently interviewed Shane Pilcher, VP of Stoltenberg Consulting about the importance of data governance and executive buy-in to obtain valuable data analytics in the health care industry. Though the conversation focuses on HIT, Pilcher’s words can easily be translated to other industries plagued with data management issues. Asked…

Big Data for Better Health

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by Angela Guess Joseph Goedert of Health Data Management recently wrote, “The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has released initial findings from a study to assess current industry capabilities for matching patients with their health information. The Patient Identification and Matching stakeholder initiative included an environmental scan comprising interviews with more than…