Health Systems Use ‘Big Data’ To Track Physician Behavior, Boost Performance
MemorialCare Health System in California has joined a growing group of hospitals that are leveraging "big data" to track physician patterns and improve performance. MemorialCare is using the Advisory Board Company's Crimson software to compile information on several performance measures, analyze the data and then determine physician payments. ABC publishes California Healthline.
- "Hospitals Prescribe Big Data To Track Doctors at Work" (Wilde Mathews, Wall Street Journal, 7/11).