Healthcare executives are aggressively investing in technology, with most (79 percent) growing their IT budgets by at least 20 percent annually.
What technologies are leading healthcare providers deploying? Cloud. Internet of medical things (IoMT). Artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML). Robotic process automation (RPA). Mobility.
Indeed, the industry is rapidly integrating technology into every aspect of the care continuum. Whether it’s accelerating transformation to new, patient-centric care models, more accurate illness diagnoses, or more efficient hospital operations, technology promises to be a major disruptive force across healthcare for the foreseeable future.
This paper examines the top priorities and challenges of some of the largest health system CIOs, including
- Market trends driving increased adoption of technology in healthcare
- Technologies driving improvements—challenges and opportunities
- The new IT mandate: accelerating growth while containing costs
- Managing turbulent merger and acquisition (M&A) environments
Read on to learn about healthcare CIO priorities and how they can be used to achieve the benefits of real-time connected healthcare while overcoming the challenges of inserting emerging tech into a competitive – and volatile – marketplace.