Healthcare Systems & Services

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How healthcare systems can become digital-health leaders

– The potential of digitization is well understood, yet healthcare systems are struggling to convert ambition into reality. Here’s what we recommend.

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How healthcare systems can become digital-health leaders

– The potential of digitization is well understood, yet healthcare systems are struggling to convert ambition into reality. Here’s... what we recommend.
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The role of big data in medicine

– Technology is revolutionizing our understanding and treatment of disease, says the founding director of the Icahn Institute for... Genomics and Multiscale Biology at New York’s Mount Sinai Health System.
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Capturing returns in healthcare

– New research finds that the healthcare sector has been very good to private equity, especially payor and pharmaceutical services.... And specialist firms seem to have an edge over generalists.
Commentary - McKinsey Quarterly

How Discovery keeps innovating

– CEO Adrian Gore describes how the South African company has been shaking up its industry through business-model innovation and... explains what helps to catalyze new ideas.
Commentary - McKinsey Quarterly

Lessons from a veteran diversity advocate

– The former CEO of Kaiser Permanente describes the formative experiences that led him to champion gender diversity, and reflects... on the ways that diversity benefits both leaders and organizations alike.
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How US healthcare companies can thrive amid disruption

– The healthcare industry is undergoing sweeping change. To emerge as winners, incumbents should learn from other industries that... have faced similar upheaval.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

Next frontiers for lean

– Lean-production techniques have been revolutionizing operations for 50 years. Advances in technology, psychology, and analytics... may make the next 50 even more exciting.
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Leading in the 21st century: An interview with HCA CEO Richard Bracken

– The chairman and chief executive officer of one of the world’s largest operators of health-care facilities discusses leadership... in a time of significant industry change.
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Claiming the $1 trillion prize in US health care

– By tying payments more aggressively to patient outcomes rather than to services rendered, the US health-care system could deliver... substantial savings over the next decade.
Article - McKinsey Quarterly

The ‘social’ side of Chinese health care

– Most Chinese physicians participate actively in social media, and many hospitals have picked up on the trend—but drug manufacturers... are just beginning to do so.
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The big-data revolution in US health care: Accelerating value and innovation

– Big data could transform the health-care sector, but the industry must undergo fundamental changes before stakeholders can capture... its full value.

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