Gartner Research

The Hospital Will Become a Smart Machine

Published: 20 August 2018

ID: G00368361

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon


The hospital that is transforming into a real-time health system uses operational intelligence to adapt to changing circumstances, continuously improve and become increasingly autonomous. Healthcare provider CIOs must develop, nurture and maintain this emerging smart machine and its data.

Table Of Contents


  • The RTHS
  • From RTHS to Smart Machine
    • The Nature of Smart Machines
    • Become Situationally Aware
    • Continuously Improve
    • Become Appropriately Autonomous
  • Take Control of Patient Data

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