Hype Cycle for Healthcare Provider Applications, Analytics and Systems, 2013

Archived Published: 31 July 2013 ID: G00251052


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This Hype Cycle is a critical input for healthcare leaders in balancing seemingly insatiable healthcare IT demand with limited resources. It offers a timely, objective evaluation of the exploding variety of important applications and analytics innovations tackling healthcare's major challenges.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
      • 1. Analytics and information requirements take center stage: It's the CIO's โ€” and now the CMIO's โ€” next big thing once Generation 3 EHR adoption is achieved.
      • 2. Game-changing new payment models to address escalating demands, and the related cost and care challenges, of chronic diseases create multiple entrepreneurial opportunities for care management and patient engagement.
      • 3. Choosing strategic vendors means more than just the EHR.
      • 4. HDOs are exploring the value of awareness applications and real-time operations management, as patient throughput and capacity management and LCSTs drive hospital care operations improvement.
      • Additions and Adjustments to This Year's Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
      • "Hot" Technologies, Present and Future
      • Warm Technologies
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Patient Decision Aids (Healthcare Provider)
      • Quantified Self
      • Graph Databases
    • At the Peak
      • Next-Generation Population Health Analytics
      • Care Coordination Applications
      • Logical Data Warehouse
      • Big Data
      • Personal Health Management Tools โ€” Healthcare Providers
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Patient-Centered Medical Home (Healthcare Providers)
      • Patient Throughput and Capacity Management
      • LCST (Sensor) Application Platforms
      • Accountable Care
      • Advanced Clinical Research Information Systems
      • Computer-Assisted Coding (Hospital)
      • Integrated Clinical/Business Enterprise Data Warehouse
      • Personal Health Record
      • CDR
      • Perioperative Charting and Anesthesia Documentation Within the EHR
      • Interactive Patient Care Systems
      • Patient Self-Service Kiosks
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Generation 3 Enterprise Patient Financial Systems (U.S.)
      • Patient Portals
      • EDISs as Integrated Modules of EHR Systems
      • EHR-Integrated Critical Care IS
      • Healthcare Provider E-Visits
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Real-Time Healthcare Temperature/Humidity Monitoring
      • Remote ICU
      • U.S. Ambulatory Electronic Medical Records
      • Wireless Healthcare Asset Management
      • E-Prescribing
      • Computer-Based Physician Order Entry
      • Generation 3 Electronic Health Record Systems
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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