Health Systems by Amanda Mewborn

Industrial Engineer’s monthly column about health systems (November 2014) 

Google Glass, blue boxes and big data

We have a lot of data in healthcare. But data doesn't equal information without an analyst converting the raw numbers into a story that tells us something. It is through this analysis that we can make all kinds of improvements to the way we deliver care, leading to better patient outcomes.


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