The potential of digital transformation is being realized across industries. In healthcare, advanced analytics has streamlined processes, sped up research and promises to drive better health outcomes. But advanced analytics are nothing without data, and unless you can break down data siloes across the enterprise and merge critical data into a single source of truth (otherwise known as master data management, or MDM), then your data will be insufficient to drive this kind of transformation.
I recently participated in a panel discussion for Informatica World 2019 with representatives from Intermountain Health and The American Cancer Society. We discussed MDM’s role in healthcare as a driver of digital transformation.
After reflecting on the conversation, I took three things away from the event: