Developed economies have been struggling with healthcare costs for some time now, and trends exist that will have profound implications for the future. The population is aging, while standards of care and healthcare “literacy” are increasing—increasing the demand for healthcare. This means that there is an urgent need to keep ballooning healthcare costs low while meeting the needs of the population.
L.E.K. Consulting identified solutions that are being used across different markets for optimizing efficiency and utilization as well as prevention. In a new Executive Insights, L.E.K.’s Neale Jones reveals three megatrends affecting Australian and other healthcare markets: systems will be asked to deliver more care for their healthcare dollar, to deliver it where the patient wants it, and to deliver it before it’s needed.
Learn how these trends and changing demographic and population pressures could mean new and exciting opportunities for savvy investors.