Total cost of Ownership of Healthcare Integrations

Based on tested formulas and trusted experience.

The comprehensive guide to healthcare integration TCO

Computing Total Cost of Ownership is an important project for any technology leader, but healthcare integrations pose a particularly challenging problem due to hidden process costs.

When calculating the decision between building your own integrations versus working with a managed service provider, the 'right' answer is the best fitting solution dependent on organizational needs.

In this guide we explain our methodology for computing healthcare integration total cost of ownership. We make the case that modern, cloud-based technology has fundamentally changed the TCO formula. Follow along as we walk you through our personal computations.

  • Mohan Balachandran Co-founder and President Healthcare industry veteran, including leadership role at Net.Orange (now part of Nanthealth). YCombinator alum. Read full bio
  • Mark Olschesky Chief Data Officer Formerly responsible for EHR application security and organizational audits at Epic. National speaker on interoperability and integrations. Read full bio

The Catalyze guide to healthcare integration total cost of ownership will help give you the knowledge to determine your own TCO calculation. Included in the guide:

  • The integration process
  • People - roles and responsibilities
  • Components of work efforts and effort estimates
  • Summary