Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Healthcare, 2013

Published: 02 January 2013

ID: G00245392

Analyst(s): Thomas J. Handler, M.D.


Healthcare organizations face intense pressure to control costs, while improving care quality and adapting to new business models. Gartner's 2013 research will provide CIOs of healthcare providers and payers the strategic insight and tactical guidance to survive in a fast-changing environment.

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Key Issues

  • How can IT best support accountable care or chronic disease care management and value-based purchasing models?
  • How can organizations best procure, deploy, manage, measure and optimize the benefits from EHR systems?
  • How should healthcare payers and providers meet critical infrastructure, mobility, and security or privacy needs?
  • What applications, analytics, vendors and processes will most impact healthcare payers and providers?
  • What emerging technologies create opportunities for new healthcare models?
  • What IT strategic planning, governance and operations management areas should CIOs focus on improving this year?

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