Defining the healthcare of the future
More connected and consumer-oriented than ever before, the world’s health systems are challenged to build resiliency in times of change. Traditionally viewed as a fragmented industry with hyperlocal challenges and solutions, healthcare faces near universal forces of rapid digitisation, increasing demands and expectations from informed and connected consumers, and shrinking resources to fuel innovation and build infrastructure. Health systems have a lot to learn from each other, other industries and from communities around the world. Systems will survive and thrive if they are able to connect, collaborate and create new solutions.
PwC Health Research Institute’s report highlights the eight forces that will have the most impact on the industry across the globe, spanning a wide range of themes.