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Signify Research’s latest external press coverage, company news and updates on key industry events that our analysts are attending

Analysis: Examining The Highly Fragmented International EHR Market

19th June 2019 – Written by Alex Green and Michael Liberty – Featured on HIT Consultant – The EMEA market for EMR/EHR IT is estimated to have been worth $3.7B in 2018 (both acute and ambulatory applications) according to Signify Research’s recently published market report on the global EMR/EHR market. However, only one vendor, Cerner, […]

Agfa investigates sale of Hospital IT and Integrated Care business

04th June 2019 – Written by Alex Green – Featured on HealthCareBusiness.com (DOT Med) – Agfa HealthCare is investigating the sale of its Hospital IT and Healthcare Information and Integrated Care Solutions (HCIS) businesses. Worth more than $213 million, the HCIS business comprises Agfa’s EMR and population health management/integrated care portfolio. The decision to sell […]

AI Systems vs. Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment, Follow-up

04th June 2019 – Written by Simon Harris – Featured on Health Europa’s website – From surgery assistance to virtual nursing, next-level AI systems help healthcare providers to facilitate and accelerate cancer diagnostics and treatment response. As global computational powers keep growing, artificial intelligence (AI) is getting embraced in healthcare more and more. From surgery assistance to […]

Philips Takes Over Carestream – The Analysis

29th May 2019 – Featured on Heime & Spitaler – Philips and the American imaging specialist Carestream Health a purchase agreement over the Carestream division for Health Information Systems (HCIS) closed. The following is analyzed which changes the Takeover for the strategy Philips in Imaging IT brings with it and what that for the market […]

Healthcare M&A: Agfa to Consider Selling Health IT & Integrated Care Business

28th Mayy 2019 – Written by Alex Green and Steve Holloway – Featured on HIT Consultant – Last week Agfa announced its Board of Directors would investigate the sale of part of Agfa HealthCare, specifically, the business tied to its EMR and integrated care offerings. The facts are: ·   In March 2019, Agfa initially stated that it would […]