FOCUS OF THE WEEK
Can Clinical Pathways Shift the Healthcare Cost Paradigm?
The Center for Health Value Innovation (CHVI) presented a webinar earlier this week that touched on clinical pathways for oncology and how value-based approaches will help to improve health and financial outcomes.
Health Spending Continues to Decline
Healthcare costs are projected to decline again this year. If the projection holds true it would mark the fourth consecutive year in which healthcare spending has declined.
Changing Payment Landscape Rewards Adaptability
As an increasing emphasis continues to be placed on value and patient outcomes, drug makers are being presented with an opportunity to jockey for market share and brand differentiation by staying ahead of the curve when it comes to presenting outcomes data that correlates to therapies.