Speech The Changing Healthcare Market for Rural Health Systems: Positioning for Success in a Value-Based Environment

The Changing Healthcare Market for Rural Health Systems: Positioning for Success in a Value-Based Environment

Healthcare is transitioning from volume to value. Most provider organizations, both large and small, have made strategic decisions to drive the transformation by developing clinically integrated networks, negotiating alternative payment models, and designing new models of care. The pacing of execution, however, varies from market to market and organization to organization. The unique characteristics of rural healthcare systems create very specific challenges and opportunities that must be addressed in this transformation. This strategic session will focus on framing the healthcare marketplace as it relates primarily to rural healthcare organizations.