See on Scoop.itNational Population Health Grid

Brian Altonen‘s insight:

The most recent recommendations for improving childcare include a number of more aggressive prevention programs.  With big data (EMR, EHR, etc.) underway to becoming an essential part of managed care, the newest options available to us now make it possible to identify and monitor hundreds of E- and V-codes, ICDs, HICLs, and CPTs important to child care and prevention on a regular basis.


This method of managing a large population of children enables us to initiate reviews of the most underrepresented childhood conditions, rarely evaluated over the years.  Due to automated systems managing the frequent evaluation of data, the least researched, and infrequent to rarest of medical conditions can be monitored and mapped extensively for the first time.

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