Promoting the use of R in the NHS

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How R changed me as an analyst

I suspect there are many blogs about R and why it’s so great: It’s free! It’s open source! There’s a […]

Exact Matching in R

Exact matching in R: a case study of the health and care costs associated with living alone, using linked data […]

Moving on with the plan…And using R to do it! My personal experience…

When Mohammed asked if I would be interested in doing a blog on how “we”, Information and Analytics in NHS […]

Using R to track NHS winter pressures

Every Thursday during winter, roughly from December to March, NHS Digital releases a week’s worth of hospital performance data, known as […]

A simple function to create nice correlation plots

The problem I was working with a dataset where I wanted to assess the correlation of different variables in R. […]

Local Public Health joins the paRty

Having recently attended an R meetup in Birmingham, hearing of various user groups and hackathons that take place around certain […]

NHS-R Conference: was it worth it?

This blog was written by Zoe Turner, Senior Information Analyst at Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Soon after I started […]

NHS open source public datasets – creating realistic synthetic datasets

This blog is an initial attempt to garner interest in a project to create NHS synthetic datasets in a range […]