analytics

Analytics across the healthcare ecosystem: Some initial findings from IBM survey

In the Fall of 2012, my colleague, Chaturika Jayadewa, wrote a blog on the role of analytics across the integrated healthcare & life sciences ecosystem – across payers, providers and life sciences organizations. In it she introduced a survey that we...

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Big Data in Healthcare: A Blooming Path!

Big Data is the latest “Buzz Word” across several industries.  In healthcare, big data has a huge potential where it can assist organizations to improve quality of care, reduce costs, engage patients and allow organizations to focus mor...

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Turning better data access and insights into greater customer understanding in the Life Sciences industry

The IBM Global CEO Study 2012 , “Leading Through Connections” revealed three imperatives: Empowering employees through values; engaging customers as individuals; and amplifying innovation with partnerships. The customer imperatives are particularly relevant...

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Rethinking the role of the life sciences companies in the healthcare ecosystem

Last September IBM launched a point-of-view looking at the future of the life sciences industry, ‘Fade or Flourish: Rethinking the role of life sciences companies in the healthcare ecosystem’ . In it we talked about the industry suffering from a broken business...

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Innovating for a better tomorrow: are we ready?

 When we think of the complexity and challenges of industry, being able to eliminate waste and inefficiency in healthcare delivery processes is critical to reducing costs and expanding access, and to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes....

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Now you have Healthcare Data – SO – where does it go?

In the next 10 years, data and the ability to analyze the data will do for the doctor’s mind what x-ray and medical imaging have done for their vision.   How? By turning data into actionable information. For instance, take Watson, IBM’s intelligent...

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