Global Healthcare IT-BPM market at $276 B in 2021
Posted: Sep 20, 2016


HIMS Conference 2016 Press Launch from left: Nikka Abes, Head for Marketing Services, Enterprise Group of Globe Business; Jeff Williams, HIMAP Chair, Commissioner Mon Ibrahim, Executive Consultant of DICT;  Beng Coronel, HIMAP President; Myla Reyes, HIMAP BOT; Judy Whisenhunt, HIMAP BOT; Roger Salazar, Jr., HIMAP VP; and Jedreck Estanislao, Head of Marketing Services of Eastern Communications.


At the HIMS Conference at Makati Shangri-la held last September 15, the Healthcare Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP) disclosed that the Global Healthcare IT-BPM market is expected to grow from $170.47 billion revenues in 2016 to $276.79 billion in 2021.


“Out of the global healthcare BPO market, the Philippines is on tract to hit about $5 billion in revenues by 2022 which translates to 210,000 direct employments,” according to Ms. Beng Coronel, President of Pointwest Technologies, Corp and current HIMAP president.


Coronel revealed that market drivers like transformation to value-based outcomes, consolidation among and between payers and providers, telemedicine, consumerization and technological advances like robotics process automation, digital transformation and new delivery and billing models, will contribute to the forecasted growth for the local HIMS industry.


“The conference’s theme ‘Global Convergence Enabling Inclusive Care and Innovation’ aims to discuss key success factors to ensure that the Philippines remains competitive as a destination of choice by global companies,” added Coronel.


Other speakers in the plenary sessions are Ms. Myla Reyes, VP SPi Global; Karthik Rajan, Principal Consultant of Frost & Sullivan; Dan Schwebach, VP of AAPC; Commissioner Mon Ibrahim, Executive Consultant of DICT, Hon. Nora K. Terrado, Undersecretary of DTI; Roger Salazar President and Country Lead of UHG; Kit Sumabat, CEO of HealthInformatics Inc.; and Jeff Williams, Industry Consultant of Infinit-O. 


The conference expanded to include breakout sessions in different tracks for business, technology, and talent executives and a new framework will be provided to participants with a breadth and depth of knowledge on topics with principles drawn from different disciplines.


Global Healthcare-Business Process Management executives, industry experts and professionals attended the whole-day event co-organized by HIMAP & DICT; co-presented by Globe Telecom; Eastern Telecoms as the Official Internet Provider; NICE Systems Ltd. as Gold sponsor; Shearwater Health as Silver sponsor; with minor sponsors Pointwest Technologies, TeleDevelopment Services, Inc., United Health Group, SPi Global, AAPC; Oxford Business Group as the Research Partner; and Business World and The Manila Times as Media Partners.




HIMS CONFERENCE 2016 Global Convergence Enabling Inclusive Care and Innovation

MANILA – Healthcare Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP) presents: “The Healthcare Information Management Services Conference 2016” at Makati Shangri-La Philippines on September 15, 2016.

This HIMS Conference 2016 with the theme: “Global Convergence enabling inclusive care and innovation” will feature top health advisors as well as international experts that will talk about the trends in healthcare system, healthcare solutions and the convergence of global market and local services and serves as a venue for industry players, training institutions, vendors, other stakeholders, and the larger business community to identify key factors and programs that will contribute to positioning the Philippines as the leading destination for quality healthcare information management services.

This conference is part of HIMAP’s mission to promote, market and represent the Philippine healthcare information management services in the global market.

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MANILA – The Healthcare Information Management Services Conference is set to happen on September 15, 2016 at Makati Shangri-La Philippines. The event will be featuring top health advisors who will share their insights with topics concerning growth and innovation in the healthcare industry.

The HIMS Conference 2016 speakers will give way to specific topics in relation with the different sectors of health such that of trends in healthcare system, healthcare solutions and the convergence of global market and local services.

Among the topics included are the following: HIM-BPM Journey to Convergence and Transformation by HIMAP President Beng Coronel, Converging the Future of Care and Innovation in HIM-BPM by Frost and Sullivan, and Trends in the US Healthcare System and Impact of Value-Based Medicine on HIM-BPM Industry by Dan Schwebach.

The conference ticket rates shall vary with the day of attendance and registration.

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