Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Healthcare Providers, 2019

Published: 29 July 2019

ID: G00369521

Analyst(s): Laura Craft , Mike Jones


This Hype Cycle provides critical input for strategic planning. It helps CIOs communicate with a range of stakeholders on future directions for health IT, analytics and medical innovation. It also supports CIOs’ informed decision making to identify, understand and prioritize significant investments.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Virtual Health Assistant
    • Digital Speech Analysis for Clinical Diagnoses
    • AI-Enabled Diagnostic Imaging Interpretation
    • Algorithmic Marketplace for Healthcare Providers
    • Precision Health
    • Health Data Curation and Enrichment Hub
    • Precision Medicine
    • AI Healthcare Advisors
    • Automated Patient Decision Aids
    • Critical Condition Surveillance Systems
  • At the Peak
    • Blockchain in Healthcare
    • Real-Time Healthcare Costing
    • Value-Based Performance Management Analytics
    • AI for Healthcare Providers
    • Algorithmic Medicine
    • Analytics Architecture for Healthcare Providers
    • IoT: Hospitals
    • Healthcare Consumer Persuasion Analytics
    • Eldercare-Assistive Robots
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Genomics Medicine
    • Healthcare ERP
    • Real-Time Physician Documentation Improvement
    • PHI Consent Management
    • Real-Time Health System Command Center
    • Healthcare CRM
    • Patient Portals (Untethered)
    • Population Health Management Solutions
    • Patient Throughput and Capacity Management
    • Enterprise EHR Systems (Non-U.S.)
  • Climbing the Slope
    • OpenNotes
    • Healthcare Interoperability
    • Computer-Assisted Coding (Hospital)
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Accountable Care Organization
    • Healthcare Real-Time Location System
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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