Cost Drivers in the Healthcare Ecosystem

Peter JonesDesign for Care, Strategic Foresight

Sometimes the fewer words the better – this long infographic (reasonably well-sourced) just tells part of the story – cost drivers and population / disease trends.
What it doesn’t show are the relationships to policy (Obamacare changes), institutional change (new care models), and skilled personnel supply crises (2M nurses needed by 2020).

Health in America
Source: Best Masters in Healthcare