Heath Yates

Heath Yates

Clinical Informatics Analyst



I am a Clinical Informatics Analyst at Centene. I am an adjunct professor of Computer Science at Kansas State University. In addition, I am a member and participant in the KC R User Group. My research interests include healthcare analytics, blockchain technology, R, and machine learning.


  • Healthcare Analytics
  • Blockchain Technology
  • R Language
  • Machine Learning


  • PhD in Computer Science

    Kansas State University

  • MS in Computer Science

    Kansas State University

  • MS in Statistics

    Kansas State University

  • MS in Mathematics

    Emporia State University

  • BS in Mathematics

    University of Missouri - Kansas City


Beginning My Blockchain Journey

Introduction The first thing I do when I learn about a technology is find the resources to learn more about it. I educate myself. As such, this blog post is my first step in the journey to learn about blockchain.



The Blockchain Express

Research exploring tools to improve analytics for NEO blockchain framework

Affective Computing in Built Environments

Research exploring the detection of affect in built environments using technology.