Irrespective of politics, the $3 trillion healthcare industry will experience significant pressures and challenges in 2018. The gears of value-based care — set in motion under the ACA — are unlikely to lose momentum in the face of legislative uncertainty. Similarly, hospitals’ missions to improve patient lives and community well-being are not subject to the nation’s diplomatic climate. After a year of government turmoil, hospital executives are returning to healthcare’s roots in service and compassion to set plans for 2018.
On January 25, executives from Prism and Hospital Sisters Health System hosted a webinar to discuss how hospitals and health systems are preparing for success and promoting their missions in 2018, despite the significant pressures and challenges facing the industry.
Webinar attendees learned: