2016 Global health care sector outlook
Battling costs while improving care
Across the globe, governments, health care delivery systems, insurers, and consumers are engaged in a persistent tug-of-war between competing priorities: meeting the increasing demand for health care services and reducing the rising cost of those services.
So pivotal is the role of cost on the global health care ecosystem that it is at the core of the many issues – demographic, financial, operational, innovation, and regulatory – impacting sector stakeholders in 2016. Read on to learn more about trends impacting the global health care sector in 2016 and suggested considerations for stakeholders.