For those who follow healthcare IT — heck, even for those who don't — 2013 will be remembered as The Year of Healthcare.gov. The failings of the federal health insurance marketplace dominated headlines. What's more, the site's troubles surprised many people but, admittedly, not everyone.
In January, I offered 13 predictions for 2013, which I expected to be a very active, not to mention interesting, year for healthcare information technology. It was indeed both active and interesting — just not always as I'd thought. Here's a look back at what I thought would happen — and whether I was right or wrong.