Cost Containment: Targeting Cuts, Enhancing Efficiency, and Using IT
This exclusive, original research and analysis offers key insight from top healthcare executives and clinical leaders, including:
- 89% of healthcare leaders lack the integrated clinical and financial data they need to target cost savings.
- 40% of healthcare leaders say they still have to cut 6% or more from their operating budgets
- Continuous improvement techniques (68%) tops the list of tools management uses to foster cost containment initiatives.
- The biggest barriers to achieving sustainable cost reductions include:
—government mandates (27%)
—physician-hospital relationships (19%)
—unsupportive organizational cultures (15%)
The report is available in three versions:
FREE - The free Intelligence Report includes survey results drawn from the 5,000-member HealthLeaders Media Council, plus independent expert analysis.
PREMIUM - provides everything in the free report, plus: segmentation data; key takeaways and actionable strategies; three real-world case studies; and discussion questions.
PREMIUM BUYING POWER - is designed for healthcare industry suppliers and includes all the content in the Premium version, plus: detailed drill-down data on purchasing trends and projections to aid marketing and sales strategies.
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