whitePaper | June 7, 2017
With the cost of care on the rise, the industry is experiencing a shift toward preventive and value-based care. At the same time, technology like wearable devices, at-home testing services and telemedicine are empowering patients to be more engaged with and proactive about their own health. Meanwhile, the industry is grappling with the tension between encouraging data sharing to maximize the benefits of data and maintaining patient privacy and trust. All of these developments are altering the role of physicians and their relationships with patients.