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Developing the IT Strategy for the Real-Time Health System Primer for 2017

Published: 03 January 2017

ID: G00318211

Analyst(s): Mike Jones , Barry Runyon , Gregg Pessin


The real-time health system represents the future of the healthcare delivery organization. CIOs must leverage digital technology within the RTHS with real-time management and operational intelligence that will lower costs and improve care quality and the patient experience.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What technology-enabled strategies are needed to create a real-time, operationally intelligent management and operating paradigm for hospitals and health systems?
    • What are the components of the RTHS architecture and vendor landscape that define and enable it?
    • What is the roadmap to the RTHS that enables advanced care delivery, improved patient experience and lower cost of care?

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