Gartner Research

U.S. Integrated Delivery System IT Budget and Staffing Survey, 2008

Published: 23 December 2008

ID: G00163868

Analyst(s): Vi Shaffer


Gartner's 2008 survey confirmed several key observations about healthcare: Budgets are higher, IT departments could use more full-time equivalents, and clinical engineering continues to migrate under IT.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
    • Criteria for Inclusion in the IDS Survey
    • Characteristics of Participating IDSs
    • State of Clinical Systems Automation in Participating IDSs
    • Scale of Total Physician Support
    • Changes in Functions Reporting to the CIO
  • IT Department Staffing
  • IT Capital and IT Department Operating Budgets
    • IT Capital Budget
    • IT Operating Budget
  • Observations and Recommendations

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