Search Tag: Health Systems

IT Management

What lies ahead in 2018 for HIT?

2017 24 Nov

Rapid changes in the general populace and in the states of health and well-being, largely driven by technological advancements such as the Internet of Things, are prompting providers to adopt innovative ways to improve outcomes and deliver value. For instance, a new report predicts that by the end of 2020, 25 percent of data used in medical care will... Read more

IT Management

Big Data: Adapt or Falter

2017 05 Sep

Most health systems, analysts say, can meet most of their analytics and reporting needs even without big data. They believe however that new use cases supporting genomics and Internet of Things (e.g., smart phones, wearable medical devices, sensors, etc.) will require big data-style solutions.Use of big data requires a high level of technical expertise.... Read more

Executive Health Management

Pay Rises for 'Transformational' Leaders

2017 15 Aug

With the shift towards value-based care, a new report shows that pay raises are targeting executives who can lead hospitals and health systems successfully through the industry's transformation to favour value over volume.C-suite executives' compensation continues to rise and are expected to maintain that pace as organisations search for a narrowing... Read more

Executive Health Management

5 Reasons to attend IFC Global Private Health Conference 2017

2017 09 May

Together delegates will explore, discuss and debate topics related to creating value in health systems, and the conference will provide a unique environment to exchange ideas, knowledge and best practices. It is also a great opportunity to build new relationships and strengthen existing ones. Interested? Here are more compelling reasons to come to Barcelona:  Reasons to... Read more