TITLE

THE BENEFITS (AND COSTS) OF CONSOLIDATION

AUTHOR(S)
BETBEZE, PHILIP
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Oct2013, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of consolidation in the healthcare industry. According to Cleveland Clinic President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Delos Cosgrove, the drivers of consolidation have changed. There is said to be disagreement on whether the consolidation will result in monopoly within a few systems. The idea of expanding services outside the outpatient arenas which is being considered by many organizations is also noted.
ACCESSION #
90520209

 

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