Over the past few years, physicians and provider leaders have been frustrated with the limitations of health care data. Much like the anticipation over EMRs in the early days, providers expected big data to solve all of health care’s problems. When it didn’t, disillusion set in.
In our newest NEJM Catalyst Insights Report on Care Redesign, we took a read on the effectiveness of health care data, both today and in five years. We found that the landscape is shifting from one of despair over the unfulfilled promises of big data to a more realistic vision of what sophisticated analytics can do to transform health care delivery…..more