11 – The Enterprise Data Governance Evolution: Positioning Your Organization at the Cutting Edge of Data Quality Improvement
Data stewardship is the aspect of healthcare data governance that focuses on providing the appropriate access to users, helps users understand the data, and owns data quality. When there’s poor data stewardship, even the best enterprise data warehouse and analytics platforms become underutilized and data is poorly understood by users who could be generating valuable insights every day.
Find out how Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia successfully transitioned from an environment of many disjointed analytics silos to one of effective data governance—with identified focus areas, data sponsors, data stewards, and technical owners for each metric. This journey included the creation of an enterprise data governance exploration (EDGE) tool that equips interested users with access to explore focus areas and review metric domains, people, and definitions for a variety of purposes.