Gartner Information Technology Research

Healthcare Provider CIOs: Create Your Cloud Strategy in 2020

Published: 27 February 2020

ID: G00465955

Analyst(s): Gregg Pessin


To keep pace in digital care delivery, every healthcare provider organization must have a cloud strategy in place by the end of 2020. Healthcare provider CIOs should follow these best practices to create or refresh their strategy and enable their organization’s digital transformation goals.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • The CIO Must Drive Cloud Strategy


  • Create the Connection Between Your Organization’s Business Strategy and Cloud Technologies
    • Your Cloud Strategy Must Support Business Strategy
    • Provide Clarity and Guidance for All Cloud Projects by Linking Your Executives’ Vision to All Tactical Cloud Implementation
  • Create a Risk Mitigation Plan by Inventorying Potential Barriers
  • Identify the IT Organizational Structures Required to Support Cloud Adoption

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