Information Accountability of Healthcare Big Data

Wickramage, C., Sahama, Tony, & Wikramanayake, G. N. (2015) Information Accountability of Healthcare Big Data. In Welgama, Viraj & Kiriella, Dawpadee (Eds.) ICTer2015: International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions, 24-26 August 2015, The Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH), Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Abstract

Huge amount of data are generated from a variety of information sources in healthcare while the data sources originate from a veracity of clinical information systems and corporate data warehouses. The data derived from the above data sources are used for analysis and trending purposes thus playing an influential role as a real time decision-making tool. The unstructured, narrative data provided by these data sources qualify as healthcare big-data and researchers argue that the application of big-data in healthcare might enable the accountability and efficiency.

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ID Code: 87284
Item Type: Conference Item (Poster)
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Electronic Health Records (EHR), Big Data, Information Accountability, Healthcare
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2015, please consult author[s].
Deposited On: 07 Sep 2015 01:13
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2015 08:10

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