Background: “Big Data” has been touted as the “next disruptive technology in clinical research”, and some have promoted use of Administrative Claims as a breakthrough in the infrastructure of Pragmatic Trials. However, the foundation supporting this “IT” revolution rests on shifting sand.
- What are Administrative Claims? Why do they matter to the future of Clinical Research?
- How can we leverage their unique strengths for the advancement of Population Health?
- What roadblocks limit their widespread implementation? How can we address these limitations?
- Are Administrative Claims ready for Primetime in Clinical Research?