How can Medicare’s big data improve healthcare for older adults?

Medicare data is being used to produce better healthcare for older adults, and at the Louisville Innovation Summit¬†CareSet CEO Laura Shapland joined a panel of health experts and discussed how open healthcare data is being used during a session called “When Seniors, Medicare Data and Pharma Collide: The Right Drugs, to the Right Patients, at the Right Time,” focused on the current state of Medicare data. The panel included:

  • Laura Shapland, CEO of CareSet Systems, and self-dubbed “data groupie”
  • Bryan Sivak, who was the CTO at the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from July 2012 to April 2015
  • Dana Abramovitz, CMO at Seremedi, Inc.
  • Sonja Quale, vice president and chief clinical officer at PharMerica

Amber Canaan