Date Added: Mar 2010
Maine Medical Center has employed a Business Intelligence Competency Center model for SAS Enterprise BI Server and SAS Strategic Performance Management projects. Maine Medical Center has utilized a cross-functional approach, involving data analysts, nurses, project managers, clinicians within the Center for Performance Improvement (CPI) using SAS Business Analytics. Establishing a competency in Business Intelligence (BI) has proven to be a significant challenge to many organizations. A traditional IT deployment effort often underestimates the unique issues associated with BI projects. Issues such as governance, executive sponsorship, data quality, data transformation and content delivery must all be weighed at the outset of any project.