whats known and unknown

Big data and disruption in health care

on January 16, 2014


According to an article recently published in Forbes, the opportunity for disruption in the health care market is a trillion (with a T!) dollars. Or as recently cited on SiliconAngle,

“As of today, 80 percent of medical data is unstructured but clinically relevant. If this data can be better leveraged, it could create more than $300 billion in value each year.”

The opportunity — for disruption but also for creation of value — is tremendous. That is why I am so personally excited to be working with Gigaom Research on a new project, “The promise and challenge of data management in modern health care,” a free analyst roundtable webinar on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at 10:00 am PT. I’ll be joining Gigaom’s Jo Maitland, John Webster from Evaluator Group and our customer Dan Woicke of Cerner to discuss topics including:

  • A high-level overview of how health care is…

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