Category Archives: Optum Labs

Collaboration is key to big data effectiveness

Big data holds big promise in health care. By utilizing data that comes from a variety of sources and covers a variety of populations, there is a virtually limitless potential for improving the quality and the value of care being delivered. A huge challenge with big data, however, lies in the accessibility of data. Much […]
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ISPOR: Focusing on the Patient

For the past 17 years, attendance at the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Annual International Meeting has grown from under 500 in attendance at the first conference held in 1996 to an expected turnout of more than 3,000 during the May 18-22, 2013 meeting in New Orleans.