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Value-Based Care Is a Key Trend for Healthcare Providers — So Is Value-Based IT

Published: 02 April 2015

ID: G00276463

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon , Zafar Chaudry, M.D.

Summary

As the total cost of ownership of IT consumes a larger share of the hospital budget, healthcare delivery organization CIOs and IT leadership should take these steps to demonstrate the business value of the services they provide.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Use Industry Business Drivers to Establish Strategy and IT Requirements
  • Capture Baseline IT Spending From Asset, General Ledger and Other Financial Systems
  • Associate IT Services to the Underlying IT Domain Items Required to Deliver Them
  • Show Value by Articulating IT Services in the Language of the Business
  • Formulate IT Value Statements or Stories for Each Major IT Service
  • Run IT More as a Business

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