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14 Feb 2018: In The News
Is Virtual Reality in Radiology Becoming a Reality?
Virtual reality is by no means a new technology, but recent technological developments have given it new life, enabling it to spread from gaming and consumer markets into industries such as manufacturing, construction, and healthcare. However, how hard will the move into healthcare be? How can we use virtual reality in healthcare, and what are the challenges for adoption?
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14 Feb 2018: In The News
Signify Research: The Rise of Enterprise-scale, Platform-centric Telehealth in SnapMD
Signify Research's Alex Green covers the market shift towards a ‚"platform-centric‚" approach to telehealth in the whitepaper, ‚"The Rise of Enterprise-scale, Platform-centric Telehealth.‚" The paper summarizes SnapMD's full-stack enterprise telehealth via the Virtual Care Management (VCM) Platform.
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18 Jan 2018: In The News
8 global Ultrasound Markets Poised for Strong 2018 in Health Imaging
The global ultrasound market is poised for a strong 2018 due in part to the expanded use of the imaging modality across medical specialties, along with projected growth in most major markets.
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28 Dec 2017: In The News
Healthcare M&A Analysis: Why Did Philips Acquire PHM Vendor VitalHealth?
Philips announced on December 8th that it had acquired Dutch population health management (PHM) and eHealth platform providerVitalHealth software.
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12 Dec 2017: In The News
AI at RSNA – What a Difference a Year Makes in AGFA Healthcare’s blog
AI was undoubtedly the belle of the ball at RSNA 2017, and rightly so. As the meeting drew to a close, a report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in the UK revealed that a NHS hospital had a backlog of 23,000 chest x-rays acquired over the previous 12 months that hadn't been formally reviewed. The hospital blamed a shortage of radiologists. Whilst AI is not the answer to all of radiology's problems, it has the potential to improve both the speed and the accuracy of radiologists.
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01 Dec 2017: In The News
Future-Proofing Population Health: Embrace Predictive Analytics, Social Determinants and Patient-Generated Data Now in Healthcare IT News
Early success stories in hospitals show how these emerging data types are fated to become critical to population health.
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20 Nov 2017: In The News
Why GE Won’t Sell its Health IT Business
As John Flannery, the new CEO of GE takes on the task of sweeping cost-cutting at the industrial behemoth, recent market speculation has suggested he may be looking to offload GE's Healthcare IT business. Here's why we think this won't happen.
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02 Nov 2017: In The News
Report Reveals 2017 A Challenging Year for PHM Vendor Market in HIT Consultant
The first half of 2017 proved a challenging period for some North American population health management (PHM) vendors, according to recent data from Signify's Research report‚"Population Health Management IT - Q3 2017."
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01 Nov 2017: In The News
8 in 10 Hospitals Stand Pat on Population Health Strategy, Despite Uncertainty Over the Affordable Care Act’s Future in Health Catalyst Population Health section
More than 80 percent of healthcare executives say the effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has not caused them to pause or otherwise change their approach to population health management (PHM), a cornerstone of the Obama administration's strategy to address the quality and cost of healthcare
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01 Nov 2017: In The News
2017 is Proving A Challenging Year for North American PHM Market
Data from Signify Research's report ‚"Population Health Management IT - North America - 3Q 2017‚" indicates that the first half of 2017 proved a challenging period for some North American PHM vendors. After consistent Quarter-on-Quarter (QoQ) market growth for the last eight quarters, Q1 2017 saw the North American PHM market decline for the first time since Signify Research started tracking the market. Q1 2017 revenues were estimated to be down 7.1% compared to Q4 2016, at $938M.
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19 Aug 2017: In The News
Is IBM Ready to Dominate Radiology With AI?
Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) are moving so fast that our team of MBAs can barely keep up.
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08 Aug 2017: In The News
Enterprise Imaging to Account for 27% of Global Imaging IT Market by 2021
A battle is raging in imaging IT today. Once a profitable hunting ground for traditional Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) firms, new market entrants from the content management, archiving and informatics market are looking to disrupt the status quo. Pushing ‚"deconstruction‚", ‚"reconstruction‚" and ‚"distributed‚" multi-vendor imaging IT models, they have grabbed the attention of healthcare providers.
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