We are watching several shifts in America, including a demographic transition whereby the Baby Boomers are reaching retirement age and a nutritional/diet shift whereby consumers are requesting more natural products and farm-to-table options.
There are also five tectonic shifts happening in US Healthcare right now:
- Consolidation: Many big healthcare systems are becoming Payers. This transition means capitated models a la Kaiser Permanente and UPMC.
- Cloud Platforms that tie into the EMR: The legacy patient records system used to be More