North American Healthcare IT Market by Application Delivery Mode & Component - Forecasts to 2017

Jan 02, 2014, 13:45 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "North American Healthcare IT Market by Application Delivery Mode & Component - Forecasts to 2017" report to their offering.

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Healthcare information technology (HCIT) has emerged as a promising development to transform the paper-based healthcare system into a digitized one. HCIT also gives clinicians real-time access to patient data, and provides them with support to make the best possible decisions. It streamlines processes and reduces administrative overhead. The impact of IT on healthcare in the past decade has been modest, despite the huge potential.

In this report, the market is segmented on the basis of applications, delivery modes, and components. Based on application, the North American healthcare information technology is segmented into provider (clinical information technology and non-clinical information technology) and payer, while the market by delivery mode is further categorized as on-premises, web-based, and cloud-based. The healthcare information technology by component comprises of hardware, software, and services. The North American HCIT market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% to reach $31.3 billion by 2017 from $21.9 billion in 2012 due to the increasing demand for clinical information technology, and administrative solutions and services.

Major factors driving the growth of the healthcare information technology market are the rise in pressure to cut healthcare costs, growing demand to integrate healthcare systems, high rate of return on investment, financial support from the U.S. government, government initiatives (e-health, health connect, pay-for-performance (P4P) program, e-Health Ontario and Alberta Netcare), rise in aging population, growing demand for CPOE adoption in order to reduce medication errors, and rise in incidences of chronic disorders.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview
3.1 Introduction
3.2 North America Healthcare It Market Structure
3.3 North America Healthcare Industry Participants
3.4 Market Dynamics
3.5 North America Healthcare It Market Trends
3.6 Benefits Of Healthcare It

4 North America Healthcare Provider And Payer Information Technology Market
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Healthcare Provider Information Technology Market
4.3 Healthcare Payer Information Technology Market

5 North America Healthcare Information Technology Market, By Component
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Hardware
5.3 Software
5.4 Services

6 North America Healthcare Information Technology Market, By Delivery Mode
6.1 Introduction
6.2 On-Premise
6.3 Web-Based
6.4 Cloud-Based

7 Geographic Analysis
7.1 Introduction
7.2 United States
7.3 Canada

8 Competitive Landscape
8.1 Introduction
8.2 New Product Developments/Product Modification
8.3 Collaborations/Partnerships/Agreements/ Joint Ventures
8.4 Mergers & Acquisitions
8.5 Others

9 Company Profiles

Companies Mentioned:

  • Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc
  • Athenahealth, Inc
  • Carestream Health
  • Cerner Corporation
  • E-Mds, Inc
  • Eclinicalworks, Llc
  • Epic
  • Ge Healthcare (Division Of General Electric Company)
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Mckesson Corporation
  • Medical Information System, Inc
  • Novarad Corporation
  • Philips Healthcare (Subsidiary Of Royal Philips Electronics)
  • Siemens Healthcare

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