Essentials Brief

Essentials Brief: 2016 Population Health Study

 September 28th, 2016

The 2016 Population Health Essentials Brief offers insight from 104 hospital executives (C-Suite) and Vice Presidents and Directors of IT, clinical systems and clinical analytics on their current approach toward population health, their areas of focus, their IT approach and the challenges they are encountering along the way.  Additional insight is provided through data from HIMSS Analytics LOGIC™, the most comprehensive and intuitive global market intelligence tool in healthcare IT.  LOGIC provides adoption rates on specific technologies which could complement the move toward precision medicine, including molecular diagnostics solutions, laboratory outreach services and specimen collection management solutions.

Highlights of the 2016 study include:

  • Current and future adoption of population health programs and initiatives
  • Population health solution and vendor use snapshot
  • Current challenges study respondents face in their approach to population health
  • Advances study respondents would like to see from IT vendors that could impact their population health strategy