2. The EHR's primary functions of billing and documentation will never get healthcare organizations to the C curve. This is not part of a breakthrough strategy.
3. In contrast, big data, risk stratification, mHealth and machine intelligence have the economic/business potential to identify risk, channel the right care, circumvent high cost service options and rationalize decision-making, but could also increase performance through the engagement of consumers, increasing access to more care options, reducing disparities and minimizing provider busywork. These are the ingredients for a breakthrough to C-curve level performance that is only just beginning.