Encourage data exploration and drive better decision-making. Improve performance with minimal time and cost. Deliver quick, visible results to citizens through better service, transparency and public accountability.
This application analyzes all payments made by pharmaceutical and biotech companies to individual physicians, companies and health systems. Payments can be tracked by company, drug type, medical device category and state/city. Data was sourced from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under the "Sunshine Act".
This demonstration was developed using data from the World Health Organization (WHO) and was designed to provide insight into Ebola cases and deaths by country.
"With more and more data coming at us than ever before, it’s important to figure out how to distinguish between the digital exhaust versus the data that’s most important to help drive agency mission. We need to be able to answer the fundamental questions at all times without a dependency on IT: Where are my people? What are they doing? Do we have our top-tier talent working on game-changing technologies? Are we deployed properly? Yesterday’s static dashboards and lengthy decision cycles won’t work today."
"Building up a Qlik knowledge base enables our students to excel in data analytics in the real world. Qlik is a great mechanism to teach our students the value of data exploration so that they can make smart business decisions in the future."