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Hype Cycle for Consumer Engagement With Healthcare and Wellness, 2014

Published: 31 July 2014

ID: G00264683

Analyst(s): Thomas J. Handler, M.D., Jeff Cribbs, Steven Lefebure, Barry Runyon

Summary

This Hype Cycle tracks the key technologies related to the engagement between healthcare organizations and healthcare consumers. Healthcare IT leaders need a holistic view of consumer experience to make sound strategic technology decisions in an environment that is increasingly consumer-centric.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Bring Your Own Wellness
    • Patient Decision Aids (Healthcare Provider)
    • Patient Engagement and Persuasion Analytics
    • Quantified Self
    • In-Vehicle Occupants Health Monitoring
    • Personal Wellness Records
    • Blue Button+
    • Personalized Medicine
    • Member Incentives for Wellness for U.S. Healthcare Payers
  • At the Peak
    • Citizen Data Vaults
    • Medication Compliance Management
    • OpenNotes
    • Medical Shopping Transparency Tools
    • Consent Management
    • Mobile Sports and Fitness
    • Real-Time Virtual Visits
    • Wearable User Interfaces
    • Healthcare-Payer-Oriented Patient-Centered Medical Home
    • Personal Health Management Tools — Healthcare Providers
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Continua 2014
    • Care Coordination Applications
    • Health Insurance Marketplaces for U.S. Healthcare Payers
    • Mobile Health Monitoring
    • Personal Health Record
    • Video Visits
    • Health and Wellness Systems for U.S. Healthcare Payers
    • Home Health Monitoring
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Patient Self-Service Kiosks
    • Interactive Patient Care Systems
    • Online Consumer Health Education and Advice
    • Patient Portals
    • Healthcare Provider E-Visits
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Medical Device Connectivity
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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