2018 Global health care outlook
What trends will impact the patient’s journey of care in the year ahead?
With increasing industrialization, life sciences and health care companies are adopting emerging technologies to develop ‘smart health care’ and improve the overall patient experience. These increased capabilities, while leading to growth, are also leading to constant evolution of regulatory policies, and other uncertainties in the marketplace. The 2018 outlooks explore factors that are likely to shape the life sciences and health care industry in the coming year and beyond.
The evolution of smart health care
Smart health care is evolving the policies, processes, and the complexity of the sector, but is not without its challenges. Meanwhile, technological advances currently shaping the sector continue to have a dramatic impact on the health of consumers around the world. This 2018 outlook reviews the current state of the global health care sector and explores trends and issues impacting health care providers, governments, other payers, and patients; It also shares suggestions for stakeholders as they seek to deliver high-quality, cost-efficient, and smart health care.
With financial sustainability, care delivery, patient centricity, digital transformation, and regulatory compliance at the top of the agenda, health care sector leaders need to collaborate with all stakeholders—both within the health care ecosystem and those in converging industries—as they look to shape the future of health care and establish a sustainable smart health community.
Trends in life sciences and health care regulations
Gain insight into key regulations that life sciences companies and health care organizations should be monitoring and addressing in 2018.
- 2018 Life Sciences Regulatory Outlook
- 2018 Health Care Regulatory Outook (coming soon)