THE HOSPITAL OF THE FUTURE

SYSTEMS OF HEALTH: A STRATEGIC PERSPECTIVE

Hospitals have been the centerpiece of health services in every community. However, the future for most hospitals is uncertain. Declining demand for inpatient care is countered by explosive demand for services in outpatient and home settings. As hospitals consider their market conditions, competition, resources, and appetite for risk, the evolution into one of three destinations is likely: medical center, integrated delivery system, or integrated system of health.

Download our latest ERDMAN Insights on the assessments to consider that can help better orient your organization to achieve one of the three destinations.