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EDWs Alone Are Proving Insufficient to Create Information-Driven HDOs

Published: 11 November 2014

ID: G00270508

Analyst(s): Laura Craft


Enterprise data warehouses are key platforms for healthcare delivery organizations to become information driven; however, the technology alone will not drive the needed transformation. This research identifies three often-overlooked best practices for CIOs to magnify the effectiveness of their EDWs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Make a Distinction Between Information Governance and Data Governance to Ensure Information Is Valued and Managed as a Core Asset
  • Partner With Clinical and Business Leadership in Creating a "High-Touch" Training Approach That Develops Critical Thinking and Analytic Skills
  • Invest in a Branding and Marketing Campaign to Foster Awareness and Revolutionize Enterprise Use of Data and Information
  • Leverage Your EDW to Drive Performance, as Well as Change

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