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Predicts 2015: Healthcare Delivery Organizations Will Stand on IT to Climb Bigger Mountains

Published: 02 December 2014

ID: G00270789

Analyst(s): Zafar Chaudry, M.D., Melanie A. Meyer, Laura Craft , Vi Shaffer, Thomas J. Handler, M.D., Barry Runyon


Healthcare delivery is in the early stages of its first dramatic redesign in 70 years. It is being fueled by a combination of new patient-centric care models and key technology breakthroughs. The five predictions highlighted here hint at just how radical forthcoming changes will be.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
  • A Look Back

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