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This report assesses the current state of healthcare provider IT spending and IT priorities and examines key software and IT service procurement and contract trends in developed markets.


  • Healthcare collaboration is a super theme in the type and make-up of contracts. This is manifested by an increase in information-sharing investment, multiprovider procurement, and strategic partnerships, particularly in the area of information management.
  • There is increased traction for cloud computing, but much remains to be done in terms of educating healthcare customers, particularly non-IT decision makers on its business and performance benefits

Features and Benefits

  • This report identifies significant trends within healthcare ICT contracts using specific examples from a number of different markets.
  • This report helps vendors understand in more detail the way that IT procurement and IT contracts are evolving within the healthcare space.

Key questions answered

  • What are healthcare providers' spending priorities and what are they spending on different software domains?
  • What are the key trends in healthcare IT contracts signed over the past two years and what are the implications for suppliers and IT projects?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Healthcare ICT Contracts and Enterprise Survey Analysis

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