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Healthcare Media Audit: Analytics Hits Its Stride

Compared to other industries, healthcare has been slower to adopt analytics -- but the buyer discussion is heating up. Changes in laws, regulations, and reimbursement mechanisms mean rapid transformation in healthcare delivery, and IDC analysts predict that 30 percent of providers will use cognitive analytics with patient data by 2018. With 2017 confirmed as the first performance year for MACRA, providers will almost certainly need to embrace new analytics tools to capture and report quality data. 

Topics: thought leadership content marketing Healthcare Telehealth Telemedicine

Media Analysis Reveals White Space for Technology Leaders

In our new Health IT Media Coverage and Digital Trends Report, we analyzed more than 200 business, technology and healthcare industry publications to see how four of the hottest trends in enterprise healthcare technology were being covered by media in 2016:

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Introducing Merritt Group’s Health IT Media Coverage and Digital Trends Report

Healthcare technology is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. With the U.S. healthcare market predicted to reach $104.5 billion by 2020 and digital health deals totaling $4.2 billion in 2016 — double the amount of investment compared to just three years ago — the business opportunity for health IT companies is tremendous.

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Avizia Survey Highlights Continued Industry Focus on Telehealth

Since the Affordable Care Act began in 2010, more than 16 million people have enrolled. And with a new season of open enrollment starting Nov. 1, many Americans will be reevaluating their health care priorities in the coming months.

Topics: Healthcare Telehealth Avizia