Big Data Analytics in Healthcare Systems

  title={Big Data Analytics in Healthcare Systems},
  author={Lidong Wang and Cheryl Ann Alexander},
  journal={International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences},
  • Lidong Wang, C. Alexander
  • Published 1 February 2019
  • Medicine, Computer Science
  • International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences
Big Data analytics can improve patient outcomes, advance and personalize care, improve provider relationships with patients, and reduce medical spending. This paper introduces healthcare data, big data in healthcare systems, and applications and advantages of Big Data analytics in healthcare. We also present the technological progress of big data in healthcare, such as cloud computing and stream processing. Challenges of Big Data analytics in healthcare systems are also discussed. 

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