BlackOak is a next-generation data solutions provider that leverages its advanced entity resolution software platform (HiPER) to enable clients to create actionable, comprehensive views of data with unparalleled speed and scale, even when no PII is available.
Why the Most Successful Healthcare Organizations Take Identity Matching SeriouslyJune 29, 2017 / Leave a CommentDid you know that as much as 30 percent of the data in healthcare information systems is incorrect? Identity matching in healthcare is tricky because names change, people move, and there may be duplicate records for one person. According to a study from Just Associates in Centennial, Colorado, these types of issues account for over 58 percent of medical information ... Read More
Implementing a Data Governance Program Starts with This Crucial StepJune 22, 2017 / Leave a CommentNewsflash: the amount of machine-generated data will balloon to more than 15 times current levels by 2020. You are swimming in deep pools of data, but your data governance program may not be keeping pace. The critical step in implementing a data governance program is choosing the right tool, and then getting your teams to leverage its features for maximum ... Read More
When Premium Patient Care Comes Down to Data QualityMay 22, 2017 / Leave a CommentProviding premium patient care is as much about providing sound medical information, diagnosis and treatment as it is about data quality. When data quality management is lacking, there are issues that may call data integrity into question. In this respect, data quality management is a best practice that any modern health organization needs to implement, especially with regard to any ... Read More
WE WROTE THE BOOK ON THIS STUFF
Actually, on Information Quality, Master Data Management, and Big Data!
Dr. John Talburt, an industry thought leader who serves as our Chief Science Officer, has written two reference books that give in-depth background on entity resolution and big data. Interested in learning more?
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