This IDC Health Insights study covers healthcare reform in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). Healthcare reform efforts have been underway for decades in CEE. Healthcare payers have much to gain from the adoption of health ICT and thus are the most likely healthcare stakeholders to transform healthcare in the region.
"The auto industry's W. Edwards Deming said that 'innovation comes from the producer, not the customer.' ICT companies have proven this time and again in consumer electronics, and now it is time for them to do the same in healthcare." – Senior Research Analyst Heather Keyes, IDC Health Insights, IDC CEMA