By Dan Rafter
Although they make up only about 30% of the U.S. population, people 55 and over are the biggest consumers of healthcare services in the United States. At the same time, the number of people who are 80 or older is expected to rise by nearly 50% in the next 10 years.
By Sachin H. Jain, Contributor, Forbes
Amazon, CVS and other retailers have made big headlines in recent by acquiring companies and announcing partnerships to speed their push into healthcare delivery. The deals could transform the industry and the patient experience, but they could also be disastrous and highly-public failures.
Excerpt … The Amazon and CVS deals were built on the premise that 1+1 could equal 3, and it’s indeed possible that the whole can be greater than the sum of its parts.
Advisory Board | February 2023
7 healthcare disruptors to watch out for
In a new report, the American Hospital Association (AHA) outlines the seven biggest potential disruptors in the healthcare industry and explains what traditional providers can do as the market becomes increasingly crowded with competitors.
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