Hype Cycle for Real-Time Health System Technologies, 2017

Archived Published: 17 July 2017 ID: G00314157

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This Hype Cycle represents the technologies that are critical to the formation of the real-time health system. It is a vital reference for healthcare provider CIOs when assessing the value of technologies that enable the RTHS.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Next-Generation Nurse Call
      • Process Simulation Modeling
      • Real-Time Health System Orchestration
      • Real-Time Health System Supply Chain
      • API Management
      • Experiential Wayfinding
      • Integrated Patient Room
      • Real-Time Healthcare Costing
    • At the Peak
      • IoT — Hospitals
      • Patient Identity Biometrics
      • AI Healthcare Advisors
      • RTHS Operations Dashboards
      • IT Governance, Risk and Compliance
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Secure Text Messaging
      • Healthcare Master Data Management
      • Virtual Care
      • Crisis/Incident Management
      • Enterprise Fraud and Misuse Management
      • Clinical Communication and Collaboration
      • Patient Throughput and Capacity Management
      • Unified Communications
      • End-User Experience Monitoring
      • Alarms and Notifications
      • Application Rationalization
      • Health Information Exchange
      • Healthcare Interoperability
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Positive Patient Identification
      • Patient Self-Service Kiosks
      • Interactive Patient Care
      • Vendor Neutral Archive
      • Enterprise Mobility Management
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Healthcare Real-Time Location System
      • Identity Governance and Administration
      • Strong Authentication for Enterprise Access
      • Enterprise Content Management
      • Medical Device Connectivity
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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