The winds of change pushing America’s healthcare profession into a new value-based era are impacting the life sciences industry with similar challenges and opportunities. Life sciences companies are quickly becoming confronted with Protected Health Information (PHI) covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security Rule.
Big Data and analytics tools are helping healthcare enterprise use large volumes of collected data to identify population health trends, spot emerging outbreaks, measure effectiveness of treatment, and develop better clinical responses more quickly based on empirical evidence.Creating a Big Data warehouse of your own can be expensive and complex. This white paper examines the benefits of a secure Big Data Warehouse in the Cloud. Topics include:· The Big Data Challenge· Big Data in the Cloud· Balancing Privacy and Utility· Cost Benefits· Key Considerations Checklist