Mobility to lead health IT innovation

Friday - 6/25/2010, 3:26pm EDT

The federal government's stimulus investment in healthcare IT is not a panacea, primarily because during the last decade the healthcare industry failed to invest in technology innovation. For that reason, it will take two to three years for the healthcare industry to catch up to other industries such as retail and banking, a new report concludes. InformationWeek says the report, published this month by Crosstree Capital Partners, a Tampa, Fla.-based investment banking firm, also predicts that the only place where completely new inventions are expected is in the wireless device space.

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