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Healthcare IT Market in Africa 2015-2019

Healthcare IT Market in Africa 2015-2019

About Healthcare IT

Healthcare IT refers to the use of IT services, products, software, and solutions by healthcare organizations to integrate and streamline various processes. In healthcare, IT is primarily used to develop a secure environment and maintain a uniform flow of information. It improves the quality and efficiency of the services delivered and helps in reducing errors in the Healthcare industry. The rising number of healthcare institutions and the emerging need to modernize the same is proliferating the growth of healthcare IT.

TechNavio's analysts forecasts the Healthcare IT market in Africa to grow at a CAGR of 10.04 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

The Healthcare IT market is Africa is categorized into three segments: Hardware, Software, and Services.

TechNavio's report, Healthcare IT Market in Africa 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also covers the profile of key vendors along with several other prominent vendors operating in this space.

Key Vendors

  • GE Healthcare
  • InterSystems
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Siemens Healthcare
Other Prominent Vendors
  • 21st Century Informatics
  • 3M
  • Adcock Ingram
  • Agfa-Gevart NV
  • Agility Global Health Solutions
  • Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
  • Athenahealth
  • Bytes Technology Group
  • Carestream Health
  • Cerner
  • Cipla Medpro
  • eClinicalWorks
  • EIPICO
  • E-MDS
  • Epic
  • Gijima Group
  • HP Healthcare
  • Mckesson
  • Medical Information Tech
  • Mediware Information System
  • Novarad
  • Roche Group
  • Sekunjalo Healthcare
  • TIBCO software
  • Trifour Healthcare
  • T-Systems Enterprise Services
Market Driver
  • Increase in Government Support
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Expensive Information Systems
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Increased Adoption of Various Technologies in Healthcare
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Healthcare IT Market in Africa 2015-2019

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Healthcare IT Market in Africa: GE Healthcare Ltd., InterSystems Corp., Philips Healthcare and Siemens Healthcare.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 21st Century Informatics, 3M, Adcock Ingram, Agfa-Gevaert, Agility Global Health Solutions, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Athenahealth, Bytes Technology Solutions, Carestream Health, Cerner, Cipla Medpro, eClinicalWorks, EIPICO, E-MDS, Epic, Gijima Group, HP Healthcare, Mckesson, Medical Information Technology, Mediware Information System, Novarad, Roche Group, Sekunjalo Healthcare, TIBCO Software, Trifour Healthcare and T-Systems Enterprise Services.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Increased adoption of various technologies is one key trend being witnessed in this market. Technologies such as cloud computing, social networking, BI, 3D printing, mobility, and analytics solutions are rapidly being adopted in the Healthcare industry for storage of patient data, diagnostics, and services.”

According to the report, increased initiatives by governments are a major driver of the market. Currently, various governments in Africa are searching for viable options to form an organized healthcare delivery structure and improve the overall quality of patient care. They are encouraging the installation of HISs in healthcare institutions to create a comprehensive national healthcare system.

Further, the report states that increased security concerns are a major challenge in the market. The medical history of patients is shared among the concerned doctors, hospitals, and pharmacies for rapid diagnosis and treatment of disease. Stringent measures and protocols are therefore required to prevent misuse or trading of such confidential information.

Companies Mentioned

GE Healthcare , InterSystems, Philips Healthcare , Siemens Healthcare  , 21st Century Informatics, 3M , Adcock Ingram, Agfa-Gevart NV, Agility Global Health Solutions, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Athenahealth, Bytes Technology Group, CarestreamHealth , Cerner , Cipla Medpro, eClinicalWork, EIPICO, E-MDS, Epic, Gijima Group , HP Healthcare, Mckesson , Medical Information Tech , Mediware Information System , Novarad  , Roche Group, Sekunjalo Healthcare , TIBCO software , TrifourHealthcare , T-Systems Enterprise Services

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Service/Products Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
      • Table Segmentation of Healthcare IT Market in Africa
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Healthcare IT Market in Africa 2014-2019 (US$ million)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Product
    • Table Segmentation of Healthcare IT Market in Africa by Product 2014
    • Table Segmentation of Healthcare IT Market in Africa by Product 2014-2019
    • Healthcare IT Hardware Market in Africa
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Healthcare IT Hardware Market in Africa 2014-2019 (US$ million)
    • Healthcare IT Services Market in Africa
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Healthcare IT Services Market in Africa 2014-2019 (US$ million)
    • Healthcare IT Software Market in Africa
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Healthcare IT Software Market in Africa 2014-2019 (US$ million)
  • Cloud Computing in Healthcare Industry
    • Benefits of Cloud Computing in Healthcare Industry
      • Agility
      • Personalized Healthcare
      • Advantage of Big Data
      • Availability of Healthcare Services at Remote Locations
  • IT Initiatives by Government
    • IT Initiatives by Department of Communication
      • South African Accreditation Authority
    • IT Initiatives: Department of Health
      • Increased Life Expectancy
      • Decreased Maternal and Child Mortality
      • Combat HIV and AIDS and Decrease the Burden of Disease from TB
      • Strengthen Effectiveness of Healthcare System
    • Benefits of IT Systems in Healthcare Industry
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Other Prominent Vendors
      • Adcock Ingram
      • Agfa-Gevaert
      • Agility Global Health Solutions
      • Bytes Healthcare Solutions
      • Carestream Health
      • Cipla Medpro
      • EIPICO
      • Gijima Group
      • Medical Information Technology
      • Roche Group
      • Sekunjalo Healthcare
      • TIBCO Software
      • Trifour Healthcare
      • T-Systems Enterprise Services
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • GE Healthcare
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table GE Healthcare: Business Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • InterSystems
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Key Products
        • Table InterSystems: Key Products
      • Geographical Presence
        • Table InterSystems: Geographical Presence
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Philips Healthcare
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation 2012
        • Table Philips Healthcare: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2012
      • Sales by Geography
        • Table Philips Healthcare: Sales by Geography 2012
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Siemens Healthcare
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation
        • Table Siemens Healthcare: Product Segmentation 2013
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Siemens Healthcare: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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