DIAGNOSING A SICK HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY
June 7, 2016 – By Marc Willard, President, Transcend Insights
Patients in today’s health system aren’t feeling well — and that’s exactly the problem. Our system is designed to focus on treating those who are already sick instead of preventing illness in the first place. That’s one of the reasons why five percent of Americans generate half of the nation’s health care costs.
Getting ahead of illness is no small feat. It will take nothing less than upending a medical system built around financial incentives that reward more procedures performed, pills prescribed and patients processed. [Read More]
SOURCE: Diagnosing a Sick Healthcare Industry