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Seven Ways Big Data Improves Healthcare Outcomes

Compelling Business Cases For Big Data

March 25, 2015

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  • By Skip Snow
  • with Patti Freeman Evans,
  • Brian Hopkins,
  • Abigail Komlenic,
  • Shaun McGovern

Why Read This Report

In the healthcare industry, knowledge driven by big data is changing the shape of research, clinical, and administrative operations; standards of care; and even fundamental business models. It is providing new revenue opportunities previously unattainable in healthcare. Healthcare CIOs are at the center of these groundbreaking initiatives as they struggle to build the business cases for their own programs. However, they often ask Forrester for examples of big data in practice and the resulting ROI behind successful big data initiatives. This report catalogs some major applications of big data Forrester has observed in its research.

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Table of Contents

  • Big Data Insight Feeds A New Data Economy

  • Big Data To Provide Revenue For Large Healthcare Companies
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents