The economy of connecting

Analytics, Consumers, Interoperability, Privacy & Cybersecurity, Value-Based Care

  • Interoperability

    Discover how healthcare technology works together.
  • Value Based

    Discover how patient-centered care is changing healthcare.
  • Privacy and Security

      Explore the ways in which patient and health system data is being protected.
  • Analytics

    Examine how healthcare data can provide insight across claims, cost, clinical, and more.
  • Consumer

    Explore how individuals and families experience healthcare.

The economy of connecting

January 13, 2020

The economy of connecting

Right now, patients don’t know their own strength. But as they wake up to their emerging role as keepers of their own healthcare data, the economic clout that comes with ownership will hand them a controlling stake in the new business models that are set to disrupt traditional financing across the sector.

Forecasts give a strong indication of the potential scale of that role – and the reasons why technology startups, insurers, providers and researchers are gearing up for the age of value-based health, in which patients will trade their data as currency, investing in their own care outcomes and the tools that will help to identify and realise them.

The full Healthcare IT News article can be viewed at this link.