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Healthcare Provider CIOs: Use Scenario Planning to Determine the Durability of Your EHR Megasuite Relationship

Published: 26 February 2019

ID: G00382817

Analyst(s): Mike Jones , Susan Hull, Barry Runyon


Healthcare provider digital innovation is heavily reliant on maximizing capabilities of the electronic health record megasuite. Scenario planning is an indispensable tool by which CIOs can examine EHR pain points, risks and opportunities when refreshing their digital roadmap.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate Strategic Fit by Considering a Range of Business Scenarios and the Implications for Your EHR Megasuite Relationship
    • Two Key Factors for Each Scenario
  • Prioritize the Most Likely Scenarios, and Prepare a Summary Impact Analysis
  • Embed the Action Plan Within the Business and Digital Strategies

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