• 07-NOV-2017

Healthcare providers must create agile digital architecture

PwC named as a Major Player in IDC MarketScape on Western Europe Healthcare IT Service Providers, 2017

PwC has been named as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Western Europe Healthcare IT Service Providers, 2017.*  IDC believes that to build a foundation for future healthcare services and to meet new patient expectations, healthcare providers need to create an agile digital architecture powered by social, mobile, analytics, the Internet of Things (IoT), and cloud computing.

According to the report, ‘PwC's Digital Services and Business, Experience, Technology (BXT) methodology brings to bear its full expertise, unbound by traditional organisational divisions.”

Commenting on this recognition, Dean Arnold, PwC’s EMEA Consulting, Health Industries leader said: “We are really pleased to be recognised in this IDC MarketScape.  At PwC, we provide health organisations with professional guidance not just on healthcare issues in their local markets but also about operating in global markets including a broad mix of service lines that may include manufactured goods, retail, mobile communication devices, and information systems. PwC brings a world of multiple-industry experience to its healthcare engagements.”


* IDC MarketScape: Western Europe Healthcare IT Service Providers, 2017, #EMEA43118817 October 2017

About IDC MarketScape

IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilises a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.


Notes
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