2013-10-24 21:11:06 - Healthcare publisher seeks industry response to 10th annual Trends & Forecasts survey.
SEA GIRT, NJ, USA, October 24, 2013 --- Rocked by the bumpy rollout of health insurance exchanges? Pleased by patient satisfaction from new initiatives? Reeling from reimbursement cuts? The Healthcare Intelligence Network invites industry executives to take its 10th annual Healthcare Trends & Forecasts survey to help document the highlights and challenges of healthcare in 2013.
A snapshot of results from the survey, which runs through November 18, 2013, will be e-mailed to all respondents.
Take the Healthcare Trends & Forecasts 2014 survey at www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?2014trendssurvey.
At the time of year when healthcare organizations are readying 2014 budgets and initiatives and conducting open enrollment, the healthcare publisher's annual Trends and Forecasts survey seeks to capture hot-button issues on the minds of healthcare executives
as well as plans and expectations for the coming year.
The survey coincides with the widely anticipated Healthcare Trends & Forecasts strategic planning session hosted each year by the Healthcare Intelligence Network.
Companies that complete the Trends 2014 survey by November 18, 2013 will receive a complimentary executive summary of the survey results in December and be entered in a drawing for a training DVD of the 2014 Trends webinar.
NEWS FACTS: The Healthcare Intelligence Network has conducted its annual Trends & Forecasts survey since 2004. The survey helps to identify key trends and development areas in the business of healthcare.
Trends 2014 Survey Content Areas: This annual healthcare trends survey seeks feedback on the following:
- Impact of ongoing industry initiatives on business operations;
- Top business areas impacted by the 2013 economic climate;
- Greatest challenges for healthcare business in 2013 and strategies to address these challenges;
- New programs and services launched in the last 12 months;
- Effect of 2013 ACA rollouts on payors and providers;
- Anticipated impact of 2014 ACA rollouts;
- Best and worst business decisions of 2013.
- Planned areas of development for the coming year;
- Poll: healthcare delivery model with greatest potential to reduce cost trend and improve care quality;
and much, much more.
Take the Healthcare Trends & Forecasts 2014 survey at www.hin.com/cgi-local/link/news/pl.cgi?2014trendssurvey
Target Audience: Presidents/CEOs, CFOs, chief operating officers, vice presidents, medical directors, analysts, business development executives, consultants, directors, executive directors, financial/business managers, marketing executives, principals and strategic planning executives.
Executive Summary Format: A PDF executive summary of results will be e-mailed to all respondents who complete the survey by November 18, 2013.
QUOTE ATTRIBUTABLE TO MELANIE MATTHEWS, HIN EXECUTIVE VP AND COO:
"We collect and distribute critical healthcare benchmarks throughout the year, but every October, we traditionally poll healthcare executives on lessons learned over the last 12 months. The survey prompts an inventory of program gains and losses, and the resulting executive summary enables C-suite members to fine-tune their 2014 business plan."
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About the Healthcare Intelligence Network --- HIN is the premier advisory service for executives seeking high-quality strategic information on the business of healthcare. For more information, contact the Healthcare Intelligence Network, PO Box 1442, Wall Township, NJ 07719-1442, (888) 446-3530, fax (732) 449-4463, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
, or visit www.hin.com