Healthcare Tip Clip: Steps To An Effective Data Inventory

Most healthcare organizations are heavily invested in data collection, yet their efforts are fragmented across administrative and clinical roles. A comprehensive, system-wide data inventory allows organizations to improve and streamline collection by identifying disparate data sources, responsible staff, reporting requirements, and regulatory implications.

Organizations can increase overall efficiency and efficacy by identifying gaps, redundancies, lack of standardizations, and faulty avenues of communication. In todays data-deluged environment, it is imperative that organizations establish an integrated and collaborative network that puts actionable information at the fingertips of change management staff.