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Are you using MDM to fight COVID-19?

  • 1.  Are you using MDM to fight COVID-19?

    Posted Thu August 13, 2020 12:41 PM
    The Health Collaborative (THC) is looking to know how many IBM MDM users are using MDM in the fight against COVID, and the extent to which MDM plays a role in your organization's efforts.They're a fellow IBM MDM user providing a regional Master Patient Index to a tristate region, and are looking for information regarding COVID-19 data provided via MDM. They're looking to examine extraordinary uses of MDM beyond a Master Patient Index. For example;  
    • are you using MDM to begin cursory surveillance on COVID positive patients?
    • are you using MDM to locate acquaintances and related people who might have been exposed? 
    • With some relaxing of HIPAA due to pandemic, has anyone started using their MDM to help public health?
    THC would be interested in anyone's perspective. 
    Here's how you can help: Please send any and all regional surveillance examples, ideas and solutions directly to Dwight Blublaugh at a

    thank you in advance, and let us know if you have any questions!

    Katie Kupec
    IBM DataOps Community Admin
    Product Marketing Manager, IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management, Optim, and Virtual Data Pipeline

    IBM Data and AI