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Cathie Markow leads Castlight’s efforts to find the best possible clinical quality data and incorporate it into the Castlight solution, making it meaningful and actionable to consumers. Prior to her role at Castlight, Cathie managed the California Regional Collaborative at Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH), a multi-stakeholder organization focused on provider performance measurement and reporting, where she was involved in a variety of health care quality reporting and improvement activities both within CA and nationally. Cathie holds an M.B.A. from Northeastern University and a B.S in Nursing and B.A. in Sociology from Hartwick College.


Northeastern University - Graduate School of Business Administration
1980 – 1985

Hartwick College
BS BA, Sociology, Nursing
1973 – 1977

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Tue Jul 16 2013 at 07:30 pm EST
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Thu Jul 18 2013 at 03:21 pm EST
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Wednesday Jun 12, 2013
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In this class expert datastician Cathie Markow will discuss where big data and the rising trend of health care consumerism can intersect to improve health outcomes and save money in the health care system. Specifically, she will describe the environmental factors - political, financial and social - that are driving consumerism in health care and she will address where big data can be leveraged to provide consumers with better quality pricing and information to create transparency in the market. Finally, she will discuss how big data is offering businesses new ways of engaging consumers. Cathie is a leading industry expert in data, quality improvement, and health systems analysis. Learning objectives for students this class are: � Understand the environment that is driving the need for consumers to engage actively in managing their health care � Understand the data needs and challenges of providing health care pricing and quality information to consumers In this online course series from Health 2.0, four leading industry experts will teach how new applications of big data are transforming their corner of health care. This is an opportunity to gain practical insights on how to use data intelligently and think about it strategically in your particular area of disruption. Each class is 60 minutes followed by 30 minutes of Q&A. Each class is live, interactive, and personal, and takes advantage of Learn It Live's cutting edge virtual classroom platform. This course is for entrepreneurs, executives, data scientists, and clinical leaders. Sign up now!
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