The same rules of business apply for health care when it comes to new market opportunity.
New Healthcare Business Models
As the healthcare industry evolves, creative business model generation will determine the results in the market. Some healthcare business ideas are better than others, which novel approaches will last the test of time?
Article by Jaewon Ryu & Thomas H. Lee
Waiting has emotional effects on patients, so it’s ironic that physicians often cite long waiting times as evidence of their excellence.
Article by Iyah K. Romm, John Loughnane, Matthew Goudreau & Toyin Ajayi
Mobile integrated health, a disruptive home-based delivery model, repurposes existing resources and addresses critical care gaps for high-risk, high-cost populations.
Article by Joseph C. Kvedar & Alexander L. Fogel
User engagement outside of clinical trials is the critical factor.
Case Study by Benson Hsu, Doug Nowak & Mark Wheeler
Good data governance — a set of agreed-upon standards for gathering, formatting, and using data — is essential for health care organizations that want to tap into the power of their information.
Article by Benson Hsu, Doug Nowak & Justin Smith
Centralizing clinical data for an integrated delivery system revealed a surprising lesson: sometimes predictive analytics are not enough.
NEJM Catalyst Thought Leaders Aaron Martin and Scott Weingarten weigh in on the most influential and inspiring texts of their careers.
Article by Barak D. Richman & Kevin A. Schulman
Cost-cutting lessons are clear, so what stands in our way?
Article by Ron Shinkman
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Lahey Health, and New England Baptist Hospital propose to merge to gain market heft. What will be the impact on costs in one of the nation’s most expensive health care markets?
Article by Andrew M. Ibrahim & Justin B. Dimick
As the trend toward hospital mergers and consolidations continues, how can newly formed health care networks optimize their delivery of specialty care? They will need to consider a redesign of service lines that includes both centralizing and decentralizing strategies.