MiBiz.com: Crystal Ball 2019 Health Care Outlook: Transparency, escalating drug costs among top issues for 2019

Posted on December 24, 2018

MHA CEO Brian Peters spoke to MiBiz.com reporter Mark Sanchez for a Dec. 23 article about the top healthcare issues expected in 2019.

One of the top issues facing the healthcare sector nationwide is price transparency as patients expect more information about the costs related to their care in the hospital or doctor’s office, especially as a younger, more-connected generation starts utilizing more healthcare services as they age.

“They aren’t wired to think the same way as this new generation of ‘I’m going to go on online and research everything at my fingertips.’ They’re demanding that, so it’s easy to project out over time that that’s going to become more of an ingrained feature of the health care system.”

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Tags: Brian Peters, transparency, MiBiz.com

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