Top 20 Healthcare Consulting/Services Companies - 2014
Today, manual storage of patient data and operations in the healthcare setting is nothing more than a passé. Effective incorporation of technology has set the industry free from all conventionalities like recording and storing patient details, bills, reports and transactions documents in loose paper sheets or endless day-today operations. Companies are pouring out their innovations around Electronic Health Records (EHR) to assist the endless list of big, medium and large-sized consumers in the medical eco-system.
Technology companies have recognized the need for scalable, cost-effective and interoperable solutions to manage patient handling, data storage, data accessibility and billing transactions. These solutions emerge as rescue amidst the tumultuous load of adhering to stringent regulations and government policies on the technology aspect of healthcare. Governed by the existing laws including the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the Affordable Care Act, and the FDA Safety and Innovation Act, the solutions also enable easy attestation and meaningful use of necessary documents without having to undergo massive variations in work flow. In this ecosystem, consulting providers are also playing a huge role by integrating the service providers with potential customers whose operations are based beyond national borders.
Large hospitals, emergency care units, small clinics, independently managed health setting, doctors, physicians, and even patients enjoy the luxury of time and energy after moving on to the novel and mobile services in healthcare. Meanwhile, these technologies are enabling the payers to better align themselves to the wellness programs offered to members.
In this edition of CIO Review, we bring to you “20 Most Promising Healthcare Consulting Providers 2014”, featuring the best solution and consulting providers offering consultancy services related to Healthcare. The companies listed here showcases extensive business knowledge and innovative strategies combined with talent base across locations.
A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, CMOs, VCs, analysts and CIO Review editorial board has selected the top players from over thousand companies. The listing provide a look into how solutions for healthcare sector work in the real world, so that you can gain a comprehensive understanding of what technologies are available, which are right for you, and how they overcome competition.