Analytic Methods

The most useful, practical analytic methods, models, through which healthcare data is brought to life.

Health insurance analytics metrics

Metrics that insurers use to manage health plans

Feature Engineering for Health Analytics

How to structure data to find actionable insights

Practical Considerations for Predictive Modeling

What to consider to improve your analyses/predictive models

Sensitivity vs Specificity (and other goodness of fit measures)

How to calculate these goodness of fit measures

Risk Adjustment 101

How to compare apples with apples in health care

An intro to SQL – your key to databases

4 core SQL lines that allow you to perform most of your database work

Decision trees – intro

One of the most useful statistical techniques for health analytics

Just the statistics you need

7 (basic) statistical concepts that I find the most useful in health care analytics

6 skills/traits health data analysts need

Curiosity, Knowledge of dynamics in healthcare, Numeracy, Knowledge of healthcare data, Interpersonal skills, Software skills.

5 reasons to switch to a career in health analyics

Now is better than ever to consider a career in health analytics