Gartner Information Technology Research

Confront Uncertainty in Your 2020 Healthcare Strategic Planning

Published: 27 February 2020

ID: G00466325

Analyst(s): Jeff Cribbs


Healthcare and life science CIOs face growing market uncertainties that must be incorporated in their strategic planning. CIOs can use this research to confront uncertainty directly, mitigating the strategic risk to both their technology initiatives and their jobs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • The Unspoken Uncertainty of Digital Health in 2020


  • Create a Culture on Your Leadership Team That Openly Acknowledges the Uncertainties of the Healthcare Industry
  • Use Scenario Planning to Determine the Critical Uncertainties of Healthcare in 2020
    • Find an Appropriate Scope for Continued Evaluation of Uncertainty in Your 2020 Strategic Planning
  • Use a Structured Approach to Incorporate Uncertainty Into Your Technology Strategic Planning

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