Organizations are adopting patient-centered technology and process-improvement strategies to facilitate the exchange and analysis of information, ensure privacy and security, and create more efficient business and clinical processes.

How it works

We help you establish a standards-based, collaborative environment with seamless integration between diverse technologies across your network—on the cloud, on premise or hybrid environments— enabling you to:

  • Integrate process and organizational design with technology acquisition and implementation
  • Increase capacity and throughput
  • Improve process measures, quality performance, and both patient and staff satisfaction
  • Provide instant reporting turnaround to enable real-time event response
  • Help reduce costs and increase operating efficiency

How you can benefit

In order to modernize a hospital’s infrastructure, we apply information and communication technologies to care delivery and administration—which can help you increase capacity and improve processes, security, and safety, all while streamlining your operations and cost structure.

Additional resources


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Meet our Healthcare experts

John Crawford

John Crawford

Healthcare Industry Leader, IBM Europe

Farhana Mansoor Nakhooda

Farhana Mansoor Nakhooda

AP and GCG Healthcare and Social Services Solutions Executive

June Thomson

June Thomson

European Healthcare Business Development Director

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