In Healthcare, We Need to Know Not Just What Happened, But Also Why

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I am sitting here recovering from elbow surgery and am reminded of this¬†article out of Boston discussing optimal surgery scheduling. Research advises avoiding procedures either in July or late in the day. ¬†My surgery was this December at 7:30 AM, so I have chosen widely. Performing data analytics to get the “what” can be so challenging given dirty, disparate data …