QPID, Epic EHR Combine for Big Data Analytics at Partners Health

Big data analytics is a top priority for Partners HealthCare as it works to optimize its newly-launched Epic EHR platform.

Partners HealthCare, the integrated health system that includes top-ranked facilities like Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, is used to going big in the health IT space.

From its massive $1.2 billion investment in an Epic Systems EHR infrastructure to its major involvement in cutting-edge research to its broad expertise with big data analytics and population health management, Partners has never been afraid to be out in front of the pack.

In 2007, this focus on innovation and data-driven healthcare helped spark the development of the Queriable Patient Interface Dossier (QPID), a clinical intelligence platform cooked up in the radiology department of MGH by Dr. Michael Zalis and software architect Mitch Harris, PhD.

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