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Dataquest Insight: Healthcare Provider Industry Primer, 2008

Published: 23 September 2008

ID: G00161325

Analyst(s): John-David Lovelock


The healthcare provider market continues to offer unique opportunities and challenges. Technology and service providers must partner with the clinician and IT professional to identify, manage and monitor the important people, assets and events constituting the digital and agile healthcare provider.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • What You Need to Know: Fast Facts
  • Business Priorities and Key Technology Drivers and Inhibitors
    • Healthcare IT Adoption Profile Shifts Dramatically
    • Adoption Profile Key to IT Investments
    • Top Business Priorities
    • Industry Entering a Software Replacement Cycle
  • The Healthcare Solution Map
  • Hype Cycles of Interest to the Healthcare Provider Market
    • Healthcare Provider Application Hype Cycle
    • Healthcare Provider Technology Hype Cycle
    • BPO Hype Cycle
  • Buying Centers, Messaging Map and Key Influencers

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