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Health Data and Analytics

EIT Health via FutureLearn

Overview

Find out how to leverage data analytics to improve decision-making in healthcare

This online course explores the intersection of data analytics and healthcare. By the end of the course, you will know how to apply common frameworks and key concepts in data analytics, systems theory and information governance.

The course starts by examining how healthcare data is collected and stored. It then goes on to explore how information management methods, machine learning and data visualisation are used in data analysis.

You will learn to leverage data analysis tools and techniques to inform better decision-making in healthcare.

This course is suitable for anyone interested in big data or health, particularly those working in public or private healthcare organisations or academic research in this area.

Taught by

Hassan Chaudhury

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  • Rui Ma completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.

    It's definitely true that "Medicine is one of the most data-intensive, yet least automated of industries. Despite developments of systems for capture and management of healthcare data, there are significant issues in the sharing and linkage of data." This course has listed many unique challenges facing healthcare.
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    Ali Mohamed
    Rui Ma completed this course, spending 2 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.

    It's definitely true that "Medicine is one of the most data-intensive, yet least automated of industries. Despite developments of systems for capture and management of healthcare data, there are significant issues in the sharing and linkage of data." This course has listed many unique challenges facing healthcare.

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