Hospitals have been challenged to focus more of their resources on improving population health as a whole. Payors and the feds are calling on facilities to take more responsibility for patient outcomes, and poor results affect hospitals’ reimbursement. However, this can be a daunting process.
There’s no question that innovation in the form of new technologies can dramatically benefit health systems. But how can hospitals do it without spending precious time and money? In this guest post, Blake Marggraff, CEO of a company that offers interventions using automated phone calls or text messages to manage patients’ conditions while collecting disease […] [MORE]
2015, a year marked by transitions for hospitals, definitely wasn’t an easy one for executives or facilities. But what does 2016 have in store for hospitals? PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Health Research Institute answers that question.