Who am I?
I’m Benjamin C and I’m a medical speech (and swallow) therapist working in an acute metropolitan hospital in Singapore (South East Asia). I assess and treat communication and swallowing difficulties.
What do I do?
Besides my clinical duties, I’m the department’s rep for data related matters and insights. I have completed these projects for my department:
Visualizing case referrals.
Process mining. The duration of direct and indirect activities involved in managing a patient were recorded and the event logs were examined. I designed the method for data collection, analysed the logs, presented the findings in a dashboard like report. Findings include
- the duration of case management across different teams and locations
- how high and low workload affects duration of activities and cases
- temporal distribution of activities throughout the day
Additionally, I share and talk about data science topics related to medical speech pathology.
My work is primarily done in
R. Nonetheless, I have worked with
What is the site about?
This site is a combination of blogs to consolidate my data science learning journey and some projects related to the medical field.