Hype Cycle for Healthcare Provider Technologies and Standards, 2011



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This Hype Cycle is a key input for healthcare delivery organization IT strategists to assess the merit of important information technologies to improve care quality, enhance patient safety, reduce costs, and remain compliant and competitive.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • 3D Bioprinting
      • Healthcare-Assistive Robots
      • Digital Pathology Scanners
      • Semantic Web Tools/Healthcare
      • Consent Management
    • At the Peak
      • IT GRCM Tools
      • Entity Resolution and Analysis
      • Workflow/BPM for Care Coordination
      • Detailed Clinical Models
      • IHE PCD 2010
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • GS1 Healthcare (GDSN)
      • Legacy Decommissioning
      • The Direct Project
      • Unified Communications
      • HIE
      • Bluetooth Medical Device Profile
      • Vendor Neutral (Image) Archive
      • End-User Experience Monitoring
      • ICD-10 CM (U.S.)
      • Desktop Virtualization
      • Information Life Cycle Management
      • Mobile Device Management
      • Semantic Interoperability/Healthcare
      • Healthcare Location- and Condition-Sensing Technologies
      • Interactive Patient Care Systems
    • Climbing the Slope
      • CCR/CCD
      • SNOMED-CT
      • IHE XDS
      • Enterprise Content Management
      • Strong Authentication for Remote Access
      • Server Virtualization
      • Service-Oriented Architecture
      • Strong Authentication for Enterprise Access
      • Distributed Antenna Systems
      • User Provisioning
      • Natural-Language Processing
      • UMDB
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Tablet PCs for Healthcare
      • Enterprise PKI
      • Remote Hosting
      • Voice Over Internet Protocol
      • CCOW
      • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
      • HL7 CDA R2
      • Single Sign-On
      • Speech Recognition (Once and Done)
    • Off the Hype Cycle
      • Basic Web Services
      • HL7 V3 Messages
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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