High quality data is a pivotal requirement in the migration toward value-based care. However, deriving value from data isn’t purely a matter of availability and consumption. The data being aggregated must be de-duplicated, free of errors and managed in a manner that securely moves with the patient across the continuum.

In the cover story of the July/August issue of Analytics, NextGate VP, Gevik Nalbandian, explains why healthcare CIOs and other leaders should invest in enterprise-wide patient identification technology to facilitate interoperability while improving data quality.

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