2019 HEALTHCARE TRENDS FORECAST: THE BEGINNING OF A CONSUMER-DRIVEN REFORMATION

February 5, 2019

The well-known proverb “may you live in interesting times” is considered by many to be a blessing, yet others believe it is actually an ancient curse. People’s interpretation tends to correspond with their own appetite for change, as well as their comfort (or lack of) in the face of ambiguity. Regardless of the adage’s origin and intent, many would agree that these are interesting times for healthcare. In fact, at HIMSS we believe healthcare is currently undergoing a period of reformation on a scope and scale that is unmatched.

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Mee Memorial Hospital is a 119-bed full service medical facility, the only one serving Southern Monterey County and more than 50 miles from the closest hospital. In addition, Mee operates two comprehensive clinics, one in King City, adjacent to the hospital, and another in the town of Greenfield, about 15 miles to the north. Mee Memorial also provides a number of physician joint ventures and other services including: Diagnostic Imaging, Cardio-Pulmonary Services, Sleep Disorder Center, Rehabilitative Services, Occupational Medicine, Podiatry, Ophthalmology, Dialysis and Laboratory Services.

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