Rising importance of efficient cost management in healthcare as the pressure on cost reduction is increasing
In the future, the emphasis on fee-for-performance will be much higher, bringing in the determinant of quality of the medical outcomes in relation to the height of reimbursement (value-based healthcare models).
Evaluation and optimization of the patient pathway
through the system will have a more important role and will be examined and optimized, including diagnosis related outcome measurements.
Big Data in Healthcare
will have a leading role in the couple of next years as an emerging important field. Healthcare facilities providing evidence-based medicine with analysed quality outcomes will gain competitive advantage vis-a-vis various stakeholders, such as patients, payors and medical professionals.