Date

1-4-2017 12:00 AM

Major

Management Information Systems

Department

Management Information Systems

College

College of Business

Project Advisor

John Burnley

Project Advisor's Department

Supply Chain and Information Systems

Description

Due to various changes facing the healthcare industry today, information technology advancements need to be implemented in order to guarantee a successful future. The purpose of this research is to expand one’s knowledge about the healthcare industry as well as the emerging trends and technologies today. After analyzing the research from both scholarly and practitioner articles, predictions of risks, opportunity, and the future of the industry were formed. Some of the trends discussed in this report include the value-based care model, the increased focus on remote patient care, and the payment reform. Internet of Things (IoT), consumer-facing technology, and the increase use of the cloud has been shown to directly help prepare healthcare providers and organizations for what challenges 2017 and beyond will bring to the industry.

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Apr 1st, 12:00 AM

Emerging Healthcare Trends & IT Advancements: Key Combination for Future Success

Due to various changes facing the healthcare industry today, information technology advancements need to be implemented in order to guarantee a successful future. The purpose of this research is to expand one’s knowledge about the healthcare industry as well as the emerging trends and technologies today. After analyzing the research from both scholarly and practitioner articles, predictions of risks, opportunity, and the future of the industry were formed. Some of the trends discussed in this report include the value-based care model, the increased focus on remote patient care, and the payment reform. Internet of Things (IoT), consumer-facing technology, and the increase use of the cloud has been shown to directly help prepare healthcare providers and organizations for what challenges 2017 and beyond will bring to the industry.