• Need more information? Ask an information specialist at rc@aha.org

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 333 other subscribers
  • Note:

    Information posted in this blog does not necessarily represent the views of the American Hospital Association
  • Archives

  • Categories

  • Top Posts

  • Top Rated Posts

Looking Ahead in 2016: Top 10 Trends in Health Care

With the start of the new year, there’s another take on trends for 2016. This one from H&HN Daily identifies and briefly discusses each of these challenges:

  1. Consolidation
  2. Government, commercial payer and employer move to value-based payment
  3. Care model disruptors and innovators
  4. Increased focus on post-acute care
  5. Patient volume generally strong but straining
  6. Price and cost pressures
  7. Reaching across the care continuum
  8. Talent management
  9. Clinical service consolidation and facility repurposing
  10. Information technology and data governance

Source: Jacobs LP. Looking ahead in 2016: top 10 trends in health care. H&HN [Hospitals & Health Networks] Daily, Jan. 5, 2015. http://www.hhnmag.com/articles/6800-looking-ahead-in—top—trends-in-health-care

Related sources: 

DeVore S. Six big trends to watch in health care for 2016. Health Affairs Blog, Dec. 30, 2015.  http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2015/12/30/six-big-trends-to-watch-in-health-care-for-2016/

Lorenzetti L. Here’s how your health care is going to change in 2016. Fortune.com, Dec. 26, 2015. http://fortune.com/2015/12/16/health-care-trends-2016/

Related Post:  Top health sector issues of 2016

Posted by AHA Resource Center (312) 422-2050, rc@aha.org

%d bloggers like this: