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U.S. Healthcare Payer CIOs Revisit Regulatory Compliance for IT Savings Opportunities

Published: 07 February 2018

ID: G00345979

Analyst(s): Bryan Cole


U.S. federal and state regulations are complex, nuanced and changeable. Imperfect staff knowledge of regulations and resulting IT system rework drive significant costs. Payer CIOs must annually revisit regulatory requirements to effectively and efficiently comply with shifting rules.

Table Of Contents


  • Reassessing Regulatory Implementation Includes Optimization, Revision and Reconsideration Scenarios
  • Recommendations
    • Use Regulatory Analysis From Legal and Industry Sources to Target Annual IT Reassessments
    • Use Technology Change to Propose Regulatory Reinterpretations to Business Colleagues
    • Shape Future Regulations Through Direct Relationships With State and Federal Policymakers

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