Healthcare is an ever-changing industry, so staying educated and informed about new healthcare industry trends should be top priority for all health care professionals.
Major changes in the health care industry can generally be categorized into the following four areas:
1. Movement toward value-based treatment (and away from fee-for-service)
2. Emphasis of population health initiatives
3. Focus on interprofessional care delivery teams
4. Impact of data and technology on the delivery and management of health care
CMS Strategy: Quality Reporting Metrics-Reena Duseja MD, MS, Chief Medical Officer for the Quality Measurement and Value Based Incentives Group, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services discusses their program using metrics to promote healthcare quality and consumer choice. -- Health Watch USA meeting April 17, 2019.