In five years, the American healthcare landscape will be drastically changed. Instead of buying insurance that allows access to a broad network of hospitals and physicians, consumers will buy into healthcare ecosystems centered around a regional health-system brand; the insurer and health network essentially will be rolled into one? most regions will be dominated by two or three competing healthcare ecosystems. Relying on brand loyalty and convenience, these ecosystems will offer members not only access to physicians and hospitals, but also gyms, events, lifestyle coaches, and proprietary electronic medical records.
He covers the Florida and Pennsylvania markets, as well as Integrated Delivery Networks.