US Healthcare IT Market Outlook to 2017

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The U.S. Healthcare IT market has been growing rapidly and offering immense opportunities for players involved in the business. The market is performing on the back of new product introductions and evolving industry standards. With the cloud computing making a buzz, the U.S. Healthcare IT market is poised to reach new heights. Increasing acceptance of E-health and M-health among medical professionals and hospitals; growing awareness for quality among patients; active participation of players; and new government measures towards rural areas will augment the market growth.

In their latest research study, “US Healthcare IT Market Outlook to 2017”, RNCOS’ analysts have identified and deciphered the market dynamics in important segments to clearly highlight the areas offering promising possibilities for companies to boost their growth. The market is slated to grow at a CAGR of nearly 22% during 2013-2017. The tremendous growth of the market is driven by factors such as rising adoption of EHRs/EMRs, propelling E-health market and remote patient monitoring.

In the report, the U.S. healthcare IT market has been studied in its market scenario, market components, potential growth areas, and key players existing therein. For market performance analysis, the IT hardware dominates the market by acquiring a share of around 53%, followed by IT services market and IT software market. Further, the market has been broken down into four distinct component segments while their current and future outlooks to 2017 have been analyzed. In addition, the report also covers a detailed analysis of the potential growth areas which helped in clearly identifying and highlighting the segments that offer the maximum opportunity for growth in the country.

The study further delves into the detailed description of the major players in the industry covering description of their businesses and their recent developments. This will help the reader to gain a deeper insight into each key market player. Moreover, market drivers and trends have been discussed along with regulatory frameworks to provide an understanding of the market dynamics.

In a nutshell, the research provides all the prerequisite information for intending clients looking out to venture into these markets, and facilitates them to devise strategies, while going for an investment/partnership in the U.S. healthcare IT industry.

1. Analyst View
2. Research Methodology
3. Market Drivers
3.1 Rising Acquisitions to Boost the Industry
3.2 Increasing Focus on Rural Healthcare IT Developments
3.3 Rising Trend of Integrated M-Health Applications
3.4 Growing EHR Adoption rate
4. Healthcare IT Market Performance 2017
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Market Segmentation
4.2.1 IT Hardware
4.2.2 IT Software
4.2.3 IT Services
5. Components of Healthcare IT Market
5.1 E-health
5.1.1 Current Scenario Electronic Medical Record (EMR)/ Electronic Health Record (EHR) E-prescriptions Health Information Exchange Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE)
5.1.2 Future Outlook
5.2 M-health
5.2.1 Current Scenario Mobile Health Technology Mobile Health Applications
5.2.2 Future Outlook
5.3 Remote Patient Monitoring
5.3.1 Current Scenario Telemedicine
5.3.2 Future Outlook
5.4 Medical Imaging Information System (MIIS)
5.4.1 Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
5.4.2 Radiology Information Systems (RIS)
5.4.3 Cardiology Information Systems (CIS)
6. Potential Growth Areas
6.1 Patient Portal
6.2 Patient Administration System (PAS)
6.3 Personal Health Records (PHR)
6.4 Cloud Computing Gaining Prominence
6.5 Predictive Analytics
7. Regulatory Framework
7.1 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)
7.2 Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH Act)
7.3 The National e-Prescribing Patient Safety Initiative (NEPSI)
7.4 Standards and Certifications Criteria Final Rule
8. Competitive Landscape
8.1 McKesson Corporation
8.2 Cerner Corporation
8.3 GE Healthcare
8.4 Siemens Healthcare
8.5 Philips Healthcare
8.6 Medical Information Tech Inc.
8.7 CareFusion Corporation
8.8 Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

List of Figures:

Figure 4-1: Healthcare IT Market (Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 4-2: Healthcare IT Market by Segment (%), 2012
Figure 4-3: Forecast for Healthcare IT Market by Segment (%), 2017
Figure 4-4: Healthcare IT Hardware Market (Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 4-5: Healthcare IT Software Market (Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 4-6: Healthcare IT Services Market (Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 5-1: E-health Market (Billion US$), 2010-2012
Figure 5-2: EMR Market (Billion US$), 2010-2012
Figure 5-3: EHR Adoption Rates (%), 2009 & 2010
Figure 5-4: EHR Market by Segment (%)
Figure 5-5: Number of E-prescriptions Written (Million), 2008-2011
Figure 5-6: Number of Doctors using E-prescriptions (‘000), 2008-2011
Figure 5-7: Number of Health Information Exchanges (2010-2012)
Figure 5-8: Number of Advanced HIE Initiatives (2008-2012)
Figure 5-9: States with Advanced HIE Initiatives (2011)
Figure 5-10: Forecast for E-health Market (Billion US$), 2013-2017
Figure 5-11: Forecasts for EMR Market (Billion US$), 2013-2017
Figure 5-12: M-health Market (Billion US$), 2010-2012
Figure 5-13: Number of People Accessed Health Information via Mobile Device (‘000), Nov 2010 - Nov 2011
Figure 5-14: Investment in Mobile Health Applications (Million US$), 2010 & 2011
Figure 5-15: Forecast for M-health Market (Billion US$), 2013-2017
Figure 5-16: Remote Patient Monitoring Market (Billion US$), 2010-2012
Figure 5-17: Forecasts for Remote Patient Monitoring Market (Billion US$), 2013-2017
Figure 5-18: Medical Imaging Information Systems Market (Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 5-19: Picture Archiving and Communication System Market (Billion US$), 2010- 2017
Figure 5-20: Radiology Information System Market (Million US$), 2010-2017
Figure 5-21: Cardiology Information Systems Market (Million US$), 2010-2017
Figure 6-1: PHR Software Market (Million US$), 2010-2017
Figure 6-2: Cloud Computing Market for Medical Imaging (Million US$), 2010-2017

List of Tables:

Table 3-1: Key Acquisitions in Healthcare IT Industry
Table 5-1: EMR Adoption Model (%), 2012 & 2013
Table 5-2: EHR Adoption by States (%), 2012
Table 5-3: Top Ten States with Highest Rates of E-prescrition (2012)
Table 5-4: Physician providing E-Prescription by Specialty (%), 2012
Table 5-5: M-health Technology Applications, Examples and Outcomes
Table 5-6: States Mandating Private Payer for Reimbursement of Telemedicine Services
Table 7-1: Implementation Schedule of Meaningful Use Rule

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US Healthcare IT Market Outlook to 2017

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