9 – Agile Analytics: The Key to Improving Everything from Surgical Services to Genomic Personalized Medicine
The provision of surgical care is a life-saving intervention that is one of the most complex and expensive of human endeavors. Using Agile methods with advanced analytics, organizations have the potential to bring far greater innovation, value, and quality to data-driven improvement initiatives. Mark Poler, MD, Physician Informaticist for Enterprise Data Strategy, Geisinger Health System, will explore the application of agile analytics to the complex surgical process in pursuit of higher-quality and lower-cost care. He will also illustrate how agile analytics can help organizations prepare for the looming era of genomic-based personalized medicine.