The Role of the Business Data Steward in Data Governance

John Walton, Solution Manager, Technology Services, CTG Health Solutions wrote the blog "The Role of the Business Data Steward in Data Governance" forBecker's Hospital Review. The article discusses the role of business data stewards, their function in data analysis, and their optimal position to make recommendations that balance organizational need with requirements for patient privacy and the security of protected health information. 

"Business data stewards are invaluable in helping healthcare organizations build key performance indicators and streamline workflows as well. Their understanding of how things currently work versus the ideal state, and their area's willingness to change how it operates, can help set the organization on the optimal path toward improvement. They will also be able to monitor those efforts to ensure that the organization continues to progress toward its goals – and then maintains the gains it has made..."

To read the full article, visit Becker's Hospital Review