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Data Resources

Data-Driven Care and Research

The mandate for safer, higher quality, patient-centric care and better outcomes creates the need for data-driven research. UCM’s Clinical Data & Analytics team and the University of Chicago’s Center for Research Informatics collaborate with health system staff and administrators, trainees, and physician scientists to engage clinical teams and to enhance the organizations ability to identify and research the most crucial factors in today’s healthcare industry such as improved health, better patient experience, more efficient and safer care.

Harnessing Big Data

UChicago Medicine health data teams are comprised of highly skilled data analysts, architects, and statisticians. These teams build and support analytic competencies to assist the UChicago Medicine harness “big data” by creating actionable insights to guide the organization’s vision and to support innovative care and research initiatives.


Data Request Process

Patient data is collected in many different devices across one’s health care journey. Data requests should be clearly defined and knowledge of where data resides is imperative. To that end, University of Chicago Medicine developed an educational program to support data requests: Show Me The Data Town Hall Recording

UCM uses an online platform to manage data requests. Submit your request through the Analytics Request System (ACRES) or email with questions.

Requesting Data/Reports – ACRES (UCMC Employees)
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