Gartner Research

Healthcare Provider CIOs Need a Strategic Approach to Interoperability as the Industry Shifts

Published: 16 July 2018

ID: G00350421

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon , Mike Jones


Sharing high-fidelity patient data at scale is vital to improved care. It requires interoperability capabilities based on industry standards and interorganizational cooperation and trust. Healthcare provider CIOs can use this research to establish their overall interoperability posture.

Table Of Contents


  • A New Approach Is Needed
  • Interoperability's Value Proposition
  • Interoperability Challenges Are Manifest
  • Strategic Approach to Interoperability
  • Starting Questions When Evaluating Vendors
  • Conclusions

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