Tag Archives: outcomes

  • Let’s Get Technical: Hospital-Level Research Using Big Data

    As the field of health informatics and information management matures, students must be trained to evaluate not only the adoption rates of technologies but also the clinical, financial, and quality outcomes associated with these technologies. Big data can provide the necessary information to quantify these effects. This article provides a high-level overview of tools that faculty can use to instruct students on how big data is used to study hospital outcomes.