Radiology and Diagnostic Image Information SystemsMarket Opportunities, Strategies, and Forecasts, 2007 to 2013

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Radiology and Diagnostic Image Information Systems Market Assessment

Market For Radiology And Diagnostic Image IT Solutions
Radiology and Diagnostic Image Information Systems Market Forecasts
Healthcare Hospital Industry
Consumer- and Employer-Driven Healthcare
Health Level Seven (HL7) Organization
Interoperable Health Information Technology Infrastructure
Radiologic Technologists And Technicians
Healthcare and Healthcare IT Industry
Hospital and Physician Practice Market Conditions
Healthcare Information Technology Market
SOA Brokers
Open Systems
Hospital Information Software Technology
Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
J2EE (Java™ Platform)

Radiology and Diagnostic Image Information Systems
Market Opportunities, Strategies, and Forecasts, 2007 to 2013

Physician office and hospital radiology and diagnostic image information systems are poised for significant growth as systems are a cornerstone to more efficient and effective healthcare delivery worldwide. At the cusp of curing all the major diseases, modern medicine is highly dependent on medical imaging and medical imaging software systems.

Diagnostic Image And Radiology Information System Key Features: • Streamlined radiology workflow • Streamlined Diagnostic Image workflow • Lower costs • Improved efficiency • Accuracy • Convenient WebView Internet access • Ability to review and sign diagnostic reports • Easily accessible comprehensive procedure history • Centralized patient information • Bar code technology support for efficient image transport and tracking • Comprehensive Protected Health Information (PHI) security • Complete audit trails • Help to achieve HIPAA compliance • User-definable alerts for prompt patient care decisions • Online, centralized Policies • Protocols library • Easy maintenance • Intuitive, easy-to-use GUI design • PACS integration module • Complies with IHE guidelines.

Hospital diagnostic imaging and radiology information systems have been extended to encompass all diagnostic-imaging markets. Systems are used by physicians to automate the reading of images and to achieve storage and retrieval of images along with the physician notes associated with the image.

Enterprise electronic medical record (EMR) market forecast analysis indicates that the future of care delivery depends on automation of process. The ability to quickly get a picture of patient condition depends on dashboards prepared by the primary care physician that quickly illustrate any noteworthy conditions that a patient may present.

Worldwide hospital diagnostic imaging and radiology information systems total shipments and services, markets are $228.9 million in 2006 are forecast to reach $415.8 million dollars by 2013. Market growth will be strong as systems are integrated with electronic patient records. The ability to see more diseases earlier via imaging will stimulate the need for more and better information management systems.

Companies Profiled
GE: Healthcare / IDX
CostFlex Systems
Hyperion Solutions
Kodak Health Group
Misys Healthcare Systems
SCC Soft Computer

Report Methodology

This is the 320th report in a series of market research reports that provide forecasts in communications, telecommunications, the internet, computer, software, and telephone equipment. The project leaders take direct responsibility for writing and preparing each report. They have significant experience preparing industry studies. Forecasts are based on primary research and proprietary data bases. Forecasts reflect analysis of the market trends in the segment and related segments. Unit and dollar shipments are analyzed through consideration of dollar volume of each market participation in the segment. Market share analysis includes conversations with key customers of products, industry segment leaders, marketing directors, distributors, leading market participants, and companies seeking to develop measurable market share. Over 200 in-depth interviews are conducted for each report with a broad range of key participants and opinion leaders in the market segment.

About the Company

WinterGreen Research, founded in 1985, provides strategic market assessments in telecommunications, communications equipment, health care, and advanced computer technology. Industry reports focus on opportunities that will expand existing markets or develop major new markets. The reports assess new product and service positioning strategies, new and evolving technologies, and technological impact on products, services, and markets. Market shares are provided. Leading market participants are profiled, and their marketing strategies, acquisitions, and strategic alliances are discussed. The principals of WinterGreen Research have been involved in analysis and forecasting of international business opportunities in telecommunications and advanced computer technology markets for over 30 years.

About the Principal Authors

Ellen T. Curtiss, Technical Director, co-founder of WinterGreen Research, conducts strategic and market assessments in technology-based industries. Previously she was a member of the staff of Arthur D. Little, Inc., for 23 years, most recently as Vice President of Arthur D. Little Decision Resources, specializing in strategic planning and market development services. She is a graduate of Boston University and the Program for Management Development at Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. She is the author of recent studies on worldwide telecommunications markets and the Top Ten Telecommunications market analysis and forecasts.

Susan Eustis, President, co-founder of WinterGreen Research, has done research in communications and computer markets and applications. She holds several patents in microcomputing and parallel processing. She is the author of recent studies of the Regional Bell Operating Companies' marketing strategies, Internet equipment, a study of Internet Equipment, Worldwide Telecommunications Equipment, Top Ten Telecommunications, Digital Loop Carrier, Web Hosting, and Application Integration markets. Ms. Eustis is a graduate of Barnard College.

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