We all live and work in a data driven world with big data being part of our everyday lives. However, with the recent Government investment, healthcare estates are becoming more reliant than ever on data to support their business cases for investment.
RLB UK Partner, Brook Smith, talks to Health Estates Journal about the issue that many healthcare settings are data rich but information poor and how accurately reporting the current status of estates and backlog maintenance profiles is key to unlocking any planned expenditure for their estates and masterplanning strategy.
The article also looks at how data collection has changed with the advent of technology and how data will help drive the Greener NHS agenda as well as impact PFI.
Read the full article here in the January issue.