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Hype Cycle for Healthcare Provider Technologies and Standards, 2010

Published: 26 July 2010

ID: G00205271

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon


This Hype Cycle assists healthcare delivery organizations to assess the value and maturity of important IT technologies and associated standards that support their efforts to improve safety and care quality, reduce costs, increase revenue, and remain compliant.

Table Of Contents
  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Healthcare-Assistive Robots
    • Consent Management
    • Digital Pathology Scanners
    • NHIN Direct
    • Semantic Web Tools/Healthcare
  • At the Peak
    • Bluetooth Medical Device Profile
    • IT GRCM Tools
    • GS1 Healthcare (GDSN)
    • Unified Communications
    • openEHR/CEN-EN 13606
    • Standards-Based Medical Device Management
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • ICD-10 CM (U.S.)
    • HIE
    • Enterprise Image Archive
    • Desktop Virtualization
    • Information Life Cycle Management
    • Service-Level Management
    • Semantic Interoperability/Healthcare
    • Bedside Multimedia Devices
    • Healthcare Location- and Condition-Sensing Technologies
    • HL7 V3 Messages
    • Mobile Device Management
    • Server Virtualization
    • CCR/CCD
    • Workflow/BPM in CPRs
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Enterprise Content Management
    • IHE
    • Strong Authentication for Enterprise Access
    • Service-Oriented Architecture
    • Strong Authentication for Remote Access
    • Distributed Antenna Systems
    • Speech Recognition (Once and Done)
    • User Provisioning
    • Natural-Language Processing
    • UMDB
    • Tablet PCs for Healthcare
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Voice Over Internet Protocol
    • Enterprise PKI
    • CCOW
    • HL7 CDA R2
    • Single Sign-On
    • Basic Web Services
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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