Tackling Data Integration During a Healthcare Merger or Acquisition

As more healthcare institutions enter into mergers and acquisitions, data management has become a critical discipline in the industry. Combining patient data from separate electronic health record systems can be complex. IT leaders must ensure the correct data migrates to the new EHR and creates a single source of truth that considers all relevant patient information.
Unlike other industries, where mistakes may lead to issues such as financial errors, inaccurate data in healthcare can put lives at risk.
“It has become a big challenge for the healthcare industry,” says Venkataraman Chittoor,…