Data silos a silent shame
Over the years, Healthcare organizations have been collecting huge amounts of data. This has lead to the generation of what is called as Data Silos. It further demanded the need for integrating the systems and making it effectively work together.
Data Silos is also referred to being a silent shame for the Healthcare industry, it has made it nearly impossible for the stakeholders to work together for truly coordinated care. External unstructured data is another challenge that comes in the way of making sound business decisions.
Data sources such as social media and web traffic are often used to understand the sentiment of business, product, and product usage. But these are often available in unstructured form hence it cannot be well understood, managed, or applied properly.
The Healthcare industry is complex and transforming rapidly. To stay ahead and offer the best value for their customers, businesses need to take advantage of technology.