Physician-Hospital Consolidation: Trends, Status and Forecast
Wednesday, April 6, 2011; 1:00pm--2:00pm EST
Presented by: Bryan Cote, Vice President, Healthcare Advisory, Marwood Group
This webinar is for HIDA members only
AMS Point:1 (contact Cindy Chen following the webinar)
Who should attend: Healthcare distributor and manufacturer executives and managers.
Hospitals are acquiring physician practices at a rapid rate, a trend with major implications for many companies’ business models. In this session, learn the results of HIDA-commissioned research on the pace of hospital-physician consolidation. The webinar features content first shared at the Executive Conference, offering a chance for attendees to ask more questions and for non-attendees to gain insights from the research findings.
- The current and future pace of physician-hospital consolidation
- Provider perspectives: who plans to consolidate, who doesn’t, and why?
- Trends by geography and specialty
- Challenges and questions that arise as physician customers become hospital employees
- Implications for manufacturers and distributors
About the Speaker
Bryan Cote managed the HIDA research project for the Marwood Group, a well-regarded healthcare advisory firm with offices in New York and DC. Cote has been a medical writer and researcher since 1995, with an emphasis on the oncology, hospital, and managed care markets. A vice president in the Marwood Group's healthcare advisory team, Cote also serves a correspondent for Oncology Business Review and is a former editor-in-chief of Case Management Monthly and Medicare & Reimbursement Advisor. He has had numerous studies published in peer-reviewed journals including the American Journal of Managed Care. In addition to research, Cote has worked at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and McLean's Long-Term Care Continuum in Connecticut.