Gartner Research

Healthcare CIOs Must Focus Efforts on Remote Patient Monitoring to Improve Health Outcomes

Published: 03 April 2015

ID: G00273150

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


Using remote patient monitoring, healthcare providers, payers and governments are looking for more convenient and cost-effective ways to deliver care, improve patient outcomes and increase access. CIOs should follow these guidelines to support this initiative.

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  • Key Challenges



  • With a Clinically Led Multidisciplinary Team, Develop a Strategic Plan for RPM That Integrates Strategic Business Drivers and Clinical and Business Objectives
  • Work With Clinical Leaders and Patient Groups to Identify High-Priority Clinical Use Cases for RPM
  • Focus on RPM Technology Requirements, Such as Mobility, Connectivity and Integration With EHR Systems

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