Delivering healthcare value through transformation to big data streams

Delivering healthcare value through transformation to big data streams

Wednesday, June 20
11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Grand Ballroom 220C

Information may be one of the most crucial and differentiating resources in the health insurance industry. Advances in big data technology provide a great opportunity to effectively respond to member inquiries and anticipate health care needs. It can also increase the timeliness and accuracy of provider reimbursements and more efficiently integrate all participants within health care delivery. In this presentation, Andy Ashta, Executive Director, Information Architecture and Data Management at Health Care Service Corporation, will discuss how the organization has strategically integrated big data technologies into their data topology, heavily leveraging streaming data to connect applications and services, notifications, and alerts to improve the customer experience.

SPEAKERS

Andy Ashta
Executive Director
Health Care Service Corporation
While employed by some of the largest and recognizable organizations in the health care, financial services, and digital publishing industries, Andy has led major strategic data integration and advanced analytics efforts of critical importance to those firms. Currently, Andy leads the strategic redesign of Health Care Service Corporation’s information architecture and data management activities, heavily leveraging big data technology and open source projects to improve the quality of members’ health care services within a rapidly changing industry.