Top 4 Challenges Healthcare Executives Face in 2019
Managed Healthcare Executive January 11, 2019
Although the ACA is still the law of the land, only bits and pieces of it remain intact as President Trump continued to take actions to dismantle it in 2018. Meanwhile, it’s unclear if and when Congress will resume its quest to implement a new healthcare law.
In light of this, it’s hardly surprising that according to Managed Healthcare Executive’s 2018 State of the Industry Survey
, complying with government regulations and policies top health executives’ list of challenges for 2019. Implementing value-based reimbursement is another top concern, with addressing rising pharmaceutical costs and using big data to improve healthcare quality and reduce healthcare costs rounding out the top four concerns. Nearly 200 executives from provider organizations, benefit management...