Inside Angle

From 3M Health Information Systems

Topic: Data Science and Analytics

How do you find answers hidden in the numbers? With the right data the big picture suddenly becomes clear. 

Healthcare data and blockchain technology

April 20th, 2018 / By Paul LaBrec

The recent sensational press around Bitcoin and world financial markets may have piqued your interest about the digital currency and the blockchain technology that supports it. If you work in […]

What do Facebook and healthcare data have in common?

April 9th, 2018 / By Barbara Aubry, RN

If you listen, watch or stream news updates then you’ve likely heard about the Facebook data privacy scandal. During a recent early morning treadmill jaunt, I listened to a CNBC […]

Artificial intelligence and clinical data: Finding patterns now to shape our future

March 19th, 2018 / By Steve Cantwell

My oldest son is on the autism spectrum which brings him both challenges and unique skills, such as perfect pitch and encyclopedic memory. One of his gifts is an ability […]

Blockchain: The potential to disrupt complex health system relationships

March 12th, 2018 / By AJ Dandrea

What if the only way to create complete healthcare relationships among providers, payers, and patients required something different than what has been tried in the past? And, instead of policy […]

Launching the Inside Angle Podcast: Discussions with healthcare thought leaders and innovators

February 14th, 2018 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

One of the best parts of my job is the opportunity to interact with thought leaders and innovators from across the spectrum of healthcare delivery in the U.S. Given the […]

As healthcare change accelerates, two constants remain: Data & dollars

February 2nd, 2018 / By Clark Cameron

For most of the past century, health care has been a somewhat straightforward proposition. People get sick or injured, visit a doctor or hospital, receive treatment and settle up via […]

A futuristic view of health care and technology

November 3rd, 2017 / By Ryan Butterfield, Paul LaBrec

After reading Dan Brown’s book Origin about the future interplay between society and technology, I thought about health care and the growing impact of technology on our biochemical based society, […]

Five caveats for choosing predictive analytics

October 23rd, 2017 / By Kristine Daynes

Years ago, I briefly thought my calling in life might be as a bookie in Las Vegas. I was in business school and had developed a statistical model that could […]

Infographic: Accessing your clinical data

Is accessing your clinical data a pain? Learn how to access and use unstructured data for new insights and discoveries with this infographic.

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Deep learning and clinical natural language processing (NLP)

September 8th, 2017 / By Richard Wolniewicz

The first week of August saw the 55th annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) in Vancouver, Canada. This conference is the premier global NLP conference, demonstrating the […]

Coder variability: A closer look at measuring CAC

September 1st, 2017 / By Jessica Clive

When I began college a few years ago, my parents used it as an opportunity to reminisce about their own college experiences. As they did so, I recognized the conveniences […]

Using big data analytics to avoid left-hand turns in health care

August 30th, 2017 / By Jeremy Zasowski

Is your hospital or health system making too many left-hand turns? In his latest whiteboard video blog, 3M HIS blogger Jeremy Zasowski walks and talks through the issue, and offers […]