Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for U.S. Healthcare Payers, 2016

Published: 01 July 2016

ID: G00303421

Analyst(s): Constance Sjoquist , Jeff Cribbs , Robert H. Booz

Summary

This Hype Cycle tracks the maturity and adoption rates of technology developments occurring in the U.S. healthcare payer market. Payer CIOs can use this research to stratify investments to become effective digital payers in a new competitive environment.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Healthcare Distributed Ledger and Blockchain
    • BPaaS for Healthcare Payers
    • Provider Network Management Applications
    • Sales Channel Performance Analytics
    • Retail Analytics for Healthcare Payers
    • Automated Provider Payment
    • Risk-Bearing Provider Entities
    • Smart Health Plan Selector Tools
  • At the Peak
    • Generation 2 Medical Shopping
    • Automated Premium Billing
    • Cloud Strategy for Payers
    • BPO Strategy
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • B2C Technology Strategies
    • Payment Integrity Solutions
    • Clinical Data Integration
    • Payer Self-Service Mobile Apps
    • Next-Generation Core Administrative Systems
    • BPM
    • Member Incentives for Wellness
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Generation 1 Medical Shopping Transparency Tools
    • Private Exchange Technology
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Health and Wellness Systems
    • Care Management Analytics
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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