Analyst Insights

Read our Analysts’ insights and expert opinions on the latest healthcare technology industry developments and market trends



Agfa to Consider Selling Hospital IT and Integrated Care Business

22nd May 2019 – Last week Agfa announced it would investigate the sale of part of Agfa HealthCare, namely its Hospital IT (EMR) and Integrated Care business. Here’s our take.

EHR Supplier Base in EMEA Remains Highly Fragmented

16th May 2019 – The EMEA market for EMR/EHR IT is estimated to have been worth $3.7B in 2018 (both acute and ambulatory applications). However, only one vendor, Cerner, is estimated to have had a double-digit revenue share.

Five Trends Shaping The Future of The Global Radiology IT Market

25th April 2019 – Against the backdrop of artificial intelligence in medical imaging and other hyped healhcare IT technologies, market trends in core radiology IT software and services can easily be overlooked.

Handheld Ultrasound Market Poised for Next Wave of Growth

25th April 2019 – With the increasing availability of affordable devices and an expanding user base, the global market for handheld ultrasound is forecast to exceed $400 million by 2023.

Philips Acquires Carestream Healthcare IT Business: The Signify View

28th March 2019 – Earlier this month, Philips Healthcare announced it had signed an agreement to purchase the IT business (HCIS) of Carestream Healthcare for an undisclosed amount. Here we discuss The Signify View of this purchase.