PwC identifies six issues facing healthcare in 2019 in its report called "Top health industry issues of 2019
Despite significant safety violations, including care lapses related to patient deaths and abuse, more than 100 psychiatric hospitals are still fully accredited by the Joint Commission.
The Apple watch now offers two features OK'd for medical use.
The CMS have appointed and promoted a team that will focus on value-based care and coverage initiatives.
Patient care software and telehealth software are facilitating healthcare but, technology poses its own challenges.