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The PwC health research institute focuses on large scale issues and major developments and includes analysis on healthcare trends as well as key insights and industry best practices.

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  • Healthcare provider: 2013 SEC comment letter trends

    1/6/14 | Health Research Institute

    To help registrants gain insight into the SEC’s current areas of interest, PwC analyzed comments released by the SEC staff to domestic large accelerated, accelerated and non-accelerated registrants within the healthcare provider industry during the three year period ended September 30, 2013.

  • Top health industry issues of 2014

    12/11/13 | Health Research Institute

    The 2014 Top Issues report examines the shifting healthcare landscape and offers insights on how to survive rising expectations and tough competition.

  • Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences: 2013 SEC comment letter trends

    10/23/13 | Health Research Institute

    Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences - 2013 SEC comment letter trend compiles and analyzes the SEC staff’s comment letters issued over the past few years to registrants across different sectors within the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry and provides highlights surrounding current hot topics and sample comments.

  • Medtech companies prepare for an innovation makeover

    10/10/13 | Health Research Institute

    The mere concept of innovation needs redefining in a health ecosystem that demands and rewards new models for delivering better care across a broader patient population at lower costs. Medtech companies must get ready to compete in this new environment or risk being displaced by ones that can show evidence their innovations achieve the same high clinical standards but are faster, better, cheaper, and more integrated into the care delivery continuum.

  • Medical cost trend: Behind the numbers, 2014

    6/21/13 | Health Research Institute

    This PwC Health Research Institute (HRI) report looks at the projected increase in the cost of medical services for 2014. Medical cost trend is the primary factor in setting health insurance premiums.