DIGITAL HEALTH COMES OF AGE: SELF DISRUPT or SELF DESTRUCT

November 14, 2018

For nearly a decade, healthcare organizations have been investing in innovative digital health companies to unlock value and spur growth. And Accenture analysis shows funding is even higher now than forecasted two years ago. But investors today are more discriminating: they are strategic about the scale and timing of investments and keen to prioritize affordability. While failure is often more common than success with corporate venture investments, there are reasons to believe that payers and providers that linger on the sidelines of innovation do so at their peril.

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American Hospital Association

The American Hospital Association (AHA) is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, and their patients and communities. Close to 5,000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, other providers of care and 37,000 individual members come together to form the AHA. Through our representation and advocacy activities, AHA ensures that members' perspectives and needs are heard and addressed in national health policy development, legislative and regulatory debates, and judicial matters. Our advocacy efforts include the legislative and executive branches and include the legislative and regulatory arenas.

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