Over the past 20 years, big data has affected every industry, but none more so than healthcare. Impactful uses range from the obvious improved profits for hospitals and healthcare facilities to decreased medical waste.
Big data in the health industry means much more than just revenue growth, though. Algorithms have been crated to analyze big data that predict epidemics with 70-90% accuracy. Preventive care, improved quality of life, and cured diseases are just a small part of what big data is doing for the medical industry.
Take a look at this infographic, produced by evariant, for more on what big data is doing for the future of healthcare and how it’s helping improve global health.