The changing economics of the healthcare industry are prompting major changes in the way hospitals and clinics operate. In this video, the chief medical officer of a large New York health system discusses how they are rising to the challenge.
North Shore LIJ Health System has made a name for itself as one of the largest providers in the New York City metropolitan area. It has accomplished this by adding not only other hospitals to its network but also a large number of independent practitioners.
In this video, the health system's chief quality officer, Mark P. Jarrett, MD, MBA, discusses the push for consolidation, the trend of physicians leaving smaller practices for larger provider organizations, and his health system's new insurance company.