Health Research Institute

At the forefront of the New Health Economy

PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI) supports executive decision makers by providing new intelligence and analysis on trends affecting health industries.

As a healthcare executive, you face a dynamic industry. Powerful drivers—including surging consumerism, immense technological innovation and ever-evolving regulations—are reshaping the healthcare value chain. PwC’s Health Research Institute (HRI) is here to help you navigate this change through primary research and collaborative exchange. A group of seasoned professionals, HRI is dedicated to delivering new intelligence, perspectives and analysis on trends affecting all corners of the New Health Economy.

Top health industry issues of 2019: The New Health Economy comes of age

The US health industry has often lagged other industries when it comes to modernizing. Once thought to operate outside the greater US economy, the industry—with its byzantine payment system, complicated regulatory barriers and reliance on face-to-face interactions—is being disrupted. Finally, there’s robust evidence that what PwC calls the New Health Economy is kicking into gear.

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About HRI

PwC's Health Research Institute (HRI) provides new intelligence, perspectives and analysis on trends affecting all health-related industries. HRI helps executive decision makers navigate change through primary research and collaborative exchange. Our views are shaped by a network of professionals with executive and day-to-day experience in the health industry.

Our thought leadership is accessible through a variety of means, depending on an organization's needs:

  • Thought Leadership: HRI’s Health Reports focus on large-scale issues, including industry-wide developments and trends. Reports deliver meaningful information and best practices to the industry.
  • Consultation: HRI is often consulted to provide a comprehensive perspective of the health industry and current issues driving the industry.
  • Presentations: HRI management team is often invited to present and speak at industry and organization conferences.

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Kelly Barnes

US Health Industries and Global Health Industries Consulting Leader, PwC US

Benjamin Isgur

Health Research Institute Leader, PwC US

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