Radiology Information System Market report, published by Allied Market Research, forecasts that the global market is expected to garner $941 million by 2022, registering a CAGR of 5.9% during the period 2016-2022. The integrated radiology information systems segment held over three-fifths share of the total market in 2015.
Radiology information system (RIS) is a computer networked system used to organize and manage the workflow of medical imagery and radiology department, supporting business analysis in a department. RIS is widely used along with picture archiving and communication system (PACS) and vendor neutral archive to manage billing, record keeping, and image archives.
The integrated radiology information systems held the largest share in 2015 and is expected to grow at the highest CAGR of 6.0% during the analysis period. This is owing to the surging adoption and demand of integrated healthcare information technology platforms in various healthcare organization for easy operations to curb over expense and provide quality health.
Services component segment held the largest market share with more than three-eighths share in 2015 due to high improving healthcare infrastructure in the emerging markets such as Brazil and Middle East. Software segment is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the analysis period owing to the increase in the demand of RIS software in radiology and imaging laboratories.
Web-based deployment segment dominated the RIS market in 2015 and accounted for three-fifths of the overall RIS market. However, cloud-based segment is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR of 7.8% during the analysis period, due to increase in demand for cloud-based services because they reduce operational cost for the healthcare organization.
Key Finding of Radiology Information Sysytem Market:
Integrated radiology information system was the leading segment in 2015
North America is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.5%
Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the analysis period
Hospital held the largest market share of the total RIS market in 2015
The global cloud-based market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% during the study period
Geographically, North America accounted for the largest market share in 2015, due to well-established healthcare system in the region, higher adoption of healthcare information technologies, and increase in the number of chronic disease. However, Asia-Pacific is expected to emerge as the area with maximum growth potential due to focus of key players in the emerging economies and improving healthcare infrastructure.
The report provides a comprehensive analysis of some of the key players operating in this market including Epic Systems Corporation, MedInformatix, Inc., GE Healthcare, Carestream Health, Inc., Cerner Corporation, Merge Healthcare Incorporated, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., McKesson Corporation, Koninklijke Philips N.V., and Siemens AG.