Big data technology is changing the way we extract, analyze and implement data across industries. Among all the industries, healthcare is witnessing a positive change with the implementation of big data. In fact, by using healthcare analytics, there is a good potential to reduce the overall cost of the treatment, avoid preventable disease and improve the overall life quality of an individual.
Big data in healthcare is described as the process of extracting massive volumes of information by adopting the latest digital technologies of patients’ records and in the further working of the hospital. By applying big data in healthcare can help in understanding treatment models, warning signs of illness, and performance of medication or vaccines.