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HSR Board Member Publishes Chapter on Big Data for Predictive Analytics in Healthcare

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John R Zaleski, PhD published chapter focused on health applications of Big Data

Rockville, MD, Wednesday, December 5, 2018 – We are proud to announce that HSR Board Member, John R Zaleski, PhD, CAP, CPHIMS has recently published a chapter, titled Big Data for Predictive Analytics in High Acuity Health Settings in the technical publication Big Data for the Greater Good.

The chapter discusses the many and growing sources for data in healthcare today as well as develops strategies for leveraging that data to monitor, diagnose, treat, and track patients.

“Through this recent publication, John continues to demonstrate his leadership, vision, and contributions to the field of healthcare,” said Ajay K Gupta, HSR CEO.

Said Ram Peruvemba, MD, Chief Medical Officer for HSR, “It is an honor to have John as a member of our board. I want to congratulate John on his new book chapter which reflects the vision of HSR to harness big data and analytic capabilities to make health care more affordable and more effective.  John and Ram are currently collaborating on another publication that is set for Spring 2019.

Big Data for the Greater Good, written by respected experts in the field, highlights recent developments and challenges in Big Data and targets both researchers and practitioners.

Edited by Dr. Ali Emrouznejad, Professor and Chair in Business Analytics, Aston University, and Dr. Vincent Charles of University of Buckingham, Big Data for the Greater Good is available for order online. The book is published by Springer International Publishing.

In addition to serving on HSR’s board, John is Chief Analytics Officer of Bernoulli Enterprise, Inc. View his profile on LinkedIn.

About Springer

Springer is a leading global scientific, technical and medical portfolio, providing researchers in academia, scientific institutions and corporate R&D departments with quality content through innovative information, products and services.

About the Book Big Data for the Greater Good

This book highlights some of the most fascinating current uses, thought-provoking changes, and biggest challenges that Big Data means for our society. The explosive growth of data and advances in Big Data analytics have created a new frontier for innovation, competition, productivity, and well-being in almost every sector of our society, as well as a source of immense economic and societal value. From the derivation of customer feedback-based insights to fraud detection and preserving privacy; better medical treatments; agriculture and food management; and establishing low-voltage networks – many innovations for the greater good can stem from Big Data. Given the insights it provides, this book will be of interest to both researchers in the field of Big Data, and practitioners from various fields who intend to apply Big Data technologies to improve their strategic and operational decision-making processes.

About HSR

HSR is a healthcare data analytic firm built by dedicated clinicians and passionate technologists with a mission to, “…wield technology’s wonders to raise healthcare’s quality and lower its costs” [President Obama’s first Inaugural Address]. We leverage our unique and innovate geospatial health data analytic approach to support health systems, health departments, and insurance companies achieve these goals.