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Hype Cycle for Real-Time Health System Technologies, 2019

Published: 26 June 2019

ID: G00369953

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon , Gregg Pessin


This Hype Cycle represents technologies that are critical to the evolution of the real-time health system. It is a vital reference for healthcare provider CIOs for assessing the impact and value of technologies that enable the next-generation healthcare delivery organization archetype.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Real-Time Health System Platform
    • Next-Generation Nurse Call
    • Process Simulation Modeling
    • Care Team Collaboration
    • Real-Time Health System Supply Chain
    • Next-Generation EMPI
    • Patient Self-Scheduling
    • Next-Generation Contact Center
  • At the Peak
    • IoHT: Security
    • Real-Time Healthcare Costing
    • API Management
    • Smart Care Venues
    • IoT: Hospitals
    • Experiential Wayfinding
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Real-Time Health System Command Center
    • Crisis/Emergency Management
    • Patient Privacy Monitoring
    • Patient Throughput and Capacity Management
    • Clinical Communication and Collaboration
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Positive Patient Identification
    • Healthcare Interoperability
    • Health Information Exchange
    • Patient Self-Service Kiosks
    • Vendor-Neutral Archive
    • Interactive Patient Care
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Alarms and Notifications
    • Content Services Platform
    • Healthcare Real-Time Location System
    • Medical Device Connectivity
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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