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The Power of Big Data

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The Power of Big Data Experts

This data, which is used to support more efficient administration of our health plan, to predict hospital readmissions, and to adjust care using real-time data.  We highlight how predictive analytics and machine learning are put into operations to support our system.

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Jamie Ferguson
Jamie Ferguson
Vice President, Health Information Technology Strategy, and Policy Fellow, Institute for Health Policy
Vivian Tan, MBA
Vivian Tan, MBA
Vice President, Strategic Information Management and Global Relationships

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