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Real World Evidence (RWE) Research and Real World Data (RWD)

11 Jun 20191 min read

Real world data (RWD) and real world evidence (RWE) are playing an increasing role in a health care decisions and development of new treatments for a wide range of diseases and conditions.

Medical and research community is using RWD and RWE to support clinical trial designs and observational studies, develop decision support systems, to improve the quality and reduce cost of care.

Real world patient data is routinely collected from a variety of sources, which may include:

  • Electronic health records (EHRs)
  • Claims and billing activities
  • Disease registries
  • Patient-generated data including in home-use settings
  • Other sources, such as mobile devices and wearable devices

Relying on many years of experience in building and integrating clinical systems and working with health data First Line is uniquely positioned to support Life Sciences companies and Healthcare Institutions in their RWE research and usage of RWD. We have created robust process and methodology for extraction, mapping, and cleansing of patient data and transforming it into formats suitable for RWE research, and assembled dedicated teams of analysts, medical informaticians, and engineers who are working alongside our client teams.

Relying on many years of experience in building and integrating clinical systems and working with health data First Line is uniquely positioned to support Life Sciences companies and Healthcare Institutions in their RWE research and usage of RWD. We have created robust process and methodology for extraction, mapping, and cleansing of patient data and transforming it into formats suitable for RWE research, and assembled dedicated teams of analysts, medical informaticians, and engineers who are working alongside our client teams.

First Line is a major player and contributor to the Open Source OHDSI community supporting OMOP/CDM format and a developer of several analytical tools widely used by the community around the world.

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Anatoly Postilnik

Head of Healthcare IT practice

Anatoly is the Head of the Global Healthcare Practice at First Line Software, where he oversees and brings together company’s engagements in Healthcare and Life Sciences under single leadership. Anatoly has more than 30 years of technology, product development, and solutions delivery experience, including over 18 years in the Healthcare Industry.