Scope eKnowledge Center Pvt Ltd.

Scope partners with AAPA to provide “Big Data” services

Press Release   •   Jun 20, 2013 15:25 IST

Scope e-Knowledge Center (Scope), a leading provider of content enhancement and knowledge services, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the US national professional society for physician assistants, to provide big data analytics solutions.

Scope has considerable experience in research and data engagements with clients and will leverage this expertise for the AAPA assignment. Scope’s data scientist team will leverage over 250 different types of data sources which will be reviewed and analyzed for improved data governance, maintenance of data quality, and to promote better sharing of information.

Scope has adopted an advanced analytics process that can handle multi-structured and unstructured data. Its solutions help business organizations with informed decision making, predicting industry changes and identifying new opportunities. Scope’s data scientists will assist AAPA’s research team with custom reports, insights and recommendations to aid AAPA’s strategic decisions.

The data collected includes social media feeds, survey data, marketing and membership data, content related data and journal subscription information. The solution is being used by AAPA to support membership retention, mailing campaigns, events and enhanced content strategies.

Shyam Desigan, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Information Technology for AAPA commented, “Our partnership with Scope has expanded substantially and consistently since we first began working with them. All the projects that Scope has been assigned are based on the quality of resource, price and product delivery perspectives. Scope’s broad capabilities have allowed AAPA to develop and enrich its data driven resources and processes with increased speed and efficiency, including important analytics that will drive the key strategies and continued growth of our organization.”

Tram Venkatraman, President of Scope, said, “We are very pleased AAPA has chosen us for this opportunity. Scope’s team of data management professionals will leverage over two hundred different types of data sources, analyze and create big data architecture for AAPA.”

About American Academy of Physician Assistants

Founded in 1968, American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) is the national professional society for physician assistants (PAs); the academy represents more than 86,500 certified PAs. AAPA services span across all medical and surgical specialties in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the majority of the U.S. territories. AAPA advocates and educates on behalf of the profession and the patients whom PAs serve. AAPA works to ensure the professional growth, personal excellence and recognition of physician assistants. It also works to enhance their ability to improve the quality, accessibility and cost-effectiveness of patient-centered healthcare.

About Scope e-Knowledge Center

Scope, a Quatrro Global Services company, is an award-winning provider of outsourced, cost-effective Content Enhancement Services, Data Management Services, Business Research Services and Patent Analytics for various clients across the globe. Scope, a niche knowledge services provider, has employees from various educational backgrounds and experience delivering knowledge solutions across multiple industry verticals and domains. Scope fulfils customer needs by leveraging its experience and capabilities using in-house developed proprietary technology solutions and platforms for service delivery as well as its internal needs. Scope is also the publisher of the daily newsletter Knowledgespeak, a comprehensive news service focusing on the STM information industry.

For more information, please contact:

Richard Kobel
Associate Vice President, Business Development USA Scope e-Knowledge Center +1 516 462 3555 rkobel@scopeknowledge.com www.scopeknowledge.com

Deborah Harman Associate Vice President, Business Development UK & Europe Scope e-Knowledge Center +44 (0) 1844 238448 Deborah@scopeknowledge.com www.scopeknowledge.com