Health Care Market
Analyze the current health care delivery structure in your state. Compare and contrast the major determinants of healthcare market power.
There are many issues that are causing changings in the healthcare system. Population aging, rapidly increasing costs of healthcare and the growing burden of chronic disease are challenges to health systems worldwide. To meet these challenges will require new approaches to healthcare delivery and comprehensive population health management. Many states are not prepared to tackle this issue yet. The US has the most expensive healthcare system in the world with health status indicators that are only average in comparison …show more content…
Analyze the main competitive forces in the your healthcare delivery system in your state, and compare the major factors that influence the fundamental manner in which these competitive forces determine prices, supply and demand, quality of care, consumerism, and providers’ compensation.
In North Carolina, there are a lot of hospitals and large healthcare facilities that are starting to merge. With this merger, it brings along a lot of concerns for everyone. Across North