The full report, including a detailed description of the methodology, is
available at www.theimsinstitute.org.
It can also be downloaded as an app via iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ims-institute/id625347542.
The study was produced independently as a public service, without
industry or government funding.
About the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
The IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics provides key policy setters
and decision makers in the global health sector with unique and
transformational insights into healthcare dynamics derived from granular
analysis of information. It is a research-driven entity with a worldwide
reach that collaborates with external healthcare experts from across
academia and the public and private sectors to objectively apply IMS
Health’s proprietary global information and analytical assets. More
information about the IMS Institute can be found at: http://www.theimsinstitute.org.
About IMS Health
IMS Health is a leading worldwide provider of information, technology
and services dedicated to making healthcare perform better. With a
global technology infrastructure and unique combination of real-world
evidence, advanced analytics and proprietary software platforms, IMS
Health connects knowledge across all aspects of healthcare to help
clients improve patient outcomes and operate more efficiently. The
company’s expert resources draw on data from nearly 100,000 suppliers,
and on insights from more than 40 billion healthcare transactions
processed annually, to serve more than 5,000 healthcare clients
globally. Customers include pharmaceutical, medical device and consumer
health manufacturers and distributors, providers, payers, government
agencies, policymakers, researchers and the financial community.
Additional information is available at www.imshealth.com.
Tor Constantino, +1 484-567-6732
Source: IMS Health