Healthcare Business Intelligence: A Guide to Empowering Successful Data Reporting and Analytics

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John Wiley & Sons, Jul 20, 2012 - Business & Economics - 336 pages
Solid business intelligence guidance uniquely designed for healthcare organizations

Increasing regulatory pressures on healthcare organizations have created a national conversation on data, reporting and analytics in healthcare. Behind the scenes, business intelligence (BI) and data warehousing (DW) capabilities are key drivers that empower these functions. Healthcare Business Intelligence is designed as a guidebook for healthcare organizations dipping their toes into the areas of business intelligence and data warehousing. This volume is essential in how a BI capability can ease the increasing regulatory reporting pressures on all healthcare organizations.

  • Explores the five tenets of healthcare business intelligence
  • Offers tips for creating a BI team
  • Identifies what healthcare organizations should focus on first
  • Shows you how to gain support for your BI program
  • Provides tools and techniques that will jump start your BI Program
  • Explains how to market and maintain your BI Program

The risk associated with doing BI/DW wrong is high, and failures are well documented. Healthcare Business Intelligence helps you get it right, with expert guidance on getting your BI program started and successfully keep it going.


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Good Book...Covering all aspects of BI in healthcare reporting....Must read...Can i get free e-book download for this book?


The Tenets of Healthcare
Gauging Your Readiness for
Future Trends in Healthcare
Putting ItAll Together
Data Governance Policies
Business Intelligence Road
Status Report Template

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LAURA B. MADSEN, MS, is founder of the Healthcare Business Intelligence Summit and international keynote speaker on healthcare BI. She brings more than a decade of experience in BI and data warehousing for healthcare. Laura leads the Healthcare Practice for Lancet, a leading BI consulting firm headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. At Lancet, she spearheads strategy and product development for the healthcare sector and works with key accounts across the country in the provider, payer, and healthcare manufacturing markets. Prior to joining Lancet, Laura held senior positions with several leading healthcare companies, including UnitedHealth Group. Her responsibilities included leading an enterprise BI project from pre-concept to execution, managing a commercially available suite of BI tools, and advising both business and IT leaders on effective healthcare BI practices.

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