Scientists Save Healthcare (But They're Not From Med School)

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The U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other nation: around $9,000 per person in 2012. Can data scientists help?

The technology that’s already increased retail revenues and made law enforcement more effective could enhance healthcare providers’ business, by improving patient outcomes and lowering costs.

What’s the future of big data in healthcare?

According to the McKinsey Global Institute, using data to better predict the healthcare needs of the U.S. population could save between $300 and $450 billion.

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Source: Forbes