Knowledge Centre

  • The PHM Competitive Environment

    January 10, 2017

    The affordable care act and the emergence of accountable care organisations (ACOs) have brought PHM to the forefront of the US healthcare IT industry agenda. This has brought with it a plethora of platform solutions aimed at addressing the need for population health management in its various forms. This white paper sets out to examine how the supplier base for population health management platforms in the US will develop over the coming years.
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  • RSNA 2016 Post Show Report

    December 9, 2016

    This show report presents the views from Signify Research's leadership team attending the 102nd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).  The show report contains three insights covering Imaging IT, Deep Learning in Imaging and Ultrasound.
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  • 5 Reasons Why Radiology Needs Artificial Intelligence

    October 25, 2016

    Artificial intelligence, such as neural networks, deep learning and predictive analytics, has the potential to transform radiology, by enhancing the productivity of radiologists and helping them to make better diagnoses. This short report from Signify Research presents 5 reasons why artificial intelligence will increasingly be used in radiology in the coming years and concludes with a list of the barriers that will first need to be overcome before mainstream adoption will occur.
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  • Venture Capital Investment in Patient Engagement Platforms

    October 11, 2016

    Earlier in 2016 the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) introduced the Advancing Care Information (ACI) performance category, part of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). Its introduction brought patient engagement to the forefront of EHR implementation and provider reimbursement policy. This short report concludes that ACI’s impact on VC funding for patient engagement platform suppliers has been immediate.
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  • Evolution of VNA to CCM: White Paper

    September 14, 2016

    Vendor Neutral Archives (VNA) have been a huge success story in the healthcare IT industry. Less than five years ago, few in the industry even knew what one was. Yet today VNA software is rapidly becoming industry standard for storage of clinical information. In this paper, we identify the reasons for this meteoric rise, describe current trends and technology in the market today and propose the future direction of VNA.
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