Healthcare Transformation

Archives for December 2011 « Recent Articles

Photo of Cynthia BurghardOffline

There are as many ACO technology architecture slides and points of view as there are consultants, research analysts and vendors. All a bit different and most include what we call foundational applications that support care delivery and financing as well as emerging Health Information Exchanges (HIE) and other related technologies. While most of these technology architecture approaches are perfectly legitimate they can be overwhelming and ACOs have difficulty focusing on critical technology.

Photo of Silvia PiaiOffline

2012 EMEA Healthcare TOP 10 PREDICTIONS

By Silvia Piai

As you may have noticed, it's predictions time at IDC Health Insights! Following the global predictions web-cast, today we had the opportunity to dust off our crystal ball and share with an open audience our view on the key trends that will influence the health IT market in 2012 and beyond ( webcast recording will be available here). Obviously, when we talk about EMEA we need to keep in mind that we are addressing a region with a hundred different countries, with significant cultural, economic, institutiona

Photo of Sash MukherjeeOffline

I was recently involved in internal brainstorming sessions with colleagues in IDC Health Insights and other regional and country analysts, to write the Asia/Pacific Healthcare 2012 Top 10 Predictions ( which presents the major trends that will impact healthcare IT investments across the region in 2012.

Search this area

About this channel

  • 244 articles

Recent Contributors

Recent Comments

  • Top Market Trends fo…
    Jonas Knudsen says:
    HI, Yes I do. At least in western Europe, there is a growing trend to apply IoT technologies as the main infrastructure to handle compliance with traceability regulations. That is, for smart pharmacy, drugs, instrument tracking from sterile services department (SSD) to the operation rooms and back etc. That also adreesses the need for automation,…
    5 months ago
  • Top Market Trends fo…
    guy weiss says:
    Jonas, don' you think that the architecture adopted to address traceability regulation could easily be replaced by IOT solutions. Main drivers: less implementation costs, no packaging line performance decrease, no additional cost for aggregation, and of course interconnexion with smart phone app.
    5 months ago

Viewed 832,631 times