This has resulted in an unprecedented demand for IT infrastructure outsourcing and IT services, which enable healthcare providers to focus on their core service areas, thereby curtailing costs and enhancing quality care.
In this report, the HCIT outsourcing market is segmented on the basis of its application into provider outsourcing, payer outsourcing, life sciences outsourcing, operational services outsourcing, and infrastructure outsourcing.The market has also been segmented by industry such as the healthcare system (including hospitals, clinics, and diagnostic laboratories, among others), the healthcare insurance industry, pharmaceutical industry, clinical research organizations, and biotechnology companies.
North America (U.S. and Canada) commands the highest share of the global healthcare information technology outsourcing market. This can be attributed to the growing pressure to cut healthcare costs; rise in demand for applications management services, application development, and infrastructure outsourcing for providers, life sciences, and payers; growing population to be covered under the insurance policy as per HIPPA Act; lack of in-house IT experts; and the new ICD 10 guidelines.
Major players in the market are Accenture Plc (Ireland), Accretive Health, Inc. (U.S.), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (U.S.), Anthelio Healthcare Solutions (U.S.), Cognizant Technology Solutions (U.S.), Dell, Inc. (U.S.), HCL Technologies (India), Hewlett-Packard Company (U.S.), International Business Machines (IBM) Corporation (U.S.), Infosys Limited (India), McKesson Corporation (U.S.), Siemens Healthcare (Germany), Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.(India), Wipro Lt
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