Why does the lab need a larger executive presence and what can lab leaders do to get it? By demonstrating the value of lab data and the ways in which it helps achieve organizational goals, lab leaders can maintain the lab's position as a vital resource for data-driven healthcare.
Identifying Big Data Sources for Population Health Management
By Jennifer Bresnick
Providers, payers, and other stakeholders must choose the right big data sources to support their population health management initiatives.
Predicting influenza with dynamical methods
Prediction of influenza weeks in advance can be a useful tool in the management of cases and in the early recognition of pandemic influenza seasons.
Common Blood Tests Can Help Predict Chronic Disease Risk
By Katherine Hobson
A score based on common blood tests may someday help people gauge their risk of developing a chronic disease like diabetes or dementia within three years of taking the test.