Gartner Research

Developing the IT Strategy for the Real-Time Health System Primer for 2018

Published: 15 January 2018

ID: G00344032

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


Healthcare providers with established EHR capability are entering the real-time health system era of advanced situational awareness and intelligence for management and operations. CIOs can use this research to define the vision, roadmap and capabilities needed to perform in this real-time era.

Table Of Contents



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

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