Can Healthcare Data be Used in Patient Education and Engagement?

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February 8, 2019
Can Healthcare Data be Used in Patient Education and Engagement
Fast evolving big data concept is challenging our traditional ways of taking care of health more than ever. Patient education is no exception! Although it has become one of the buzz themes as part of patient centricity, patient education has been under-played for some time. However, we observe that it might be evolving with richer data about us. Being rather data poor, Middle East and Africa are undertaking several initiatives to build an ecosystem that promotes capture and use of healthcare data.