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Making Healthcare Green

The Role of Cloud, Green IT, and Data Science to Reduce Healthcare Costs and Combat Climate Change

  • Nina S. Godbole
  • John P. Lamb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 1-14
  3. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 15-23
  4. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 25-55
  5. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 57-64
  6. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 65-74
  7. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 75-92
  8. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 119-125
  9. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 141-169
  10. Nina S. Godbole, John P. Lamb
    Pages 171-179
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 181-263

About this book

Introduction

This book offers examples of how data science, big data, analytics, and cloud technology can be used in healthcare to significantly improve a hospital’s IT Energy Efficiency along with information on the best ways to improve energy efficiency for healthcare in a cost effective manner. The book builds on the work done in other sectors (mainly data centers) in effectively measuring and improving IT energy efficiency and includes case studies illustrating power and cooling requirements within Green Healthcare.

Making Healthcare Green will appeal to professionals and researchers working in the areas of analytics and energy efficiency within the healthcare fields.

Keywords

hospital IT energy efficiency virtual data storage in healthcare remote delivery of healthcare eWaste management cloud computing for healthcare Big Data in Healthcare health and environment healthcare administration

Authors and affiliations

  • Nina S. Godbole
    • 1
  • John P. Lamb
    • 2
  1. 1.Researcher in Healthcare & Green IT, Certified Green IT Professional, Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/IT), IAPP (USA)PuneIndia
  2. 2.Math DepartmentPace UniversityPleasantvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-79069-5
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-79068-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-79069-5
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