Posts Tagged ‘chronic population’

Infographic: The Building Blocks of Healthcare Exchanges

August 27th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

As the healthcare industry shifts to consumer-directed healthcare models, health insurers and payors must identify consumer behavioral patterns, assess risk by consumer segments and ultimately design tools and benefits that will help segmented populations.

Of the 33 million people who will be newly insured by the Affordable Care Act, chronic older adults account for 44 percent of costs and 261 per 1,000 emergency room visits, according to a new infographic from SCIO Health Analytics. This infographic also illustrates the changing healthcare landscape and the importance of consumer segmentation for designing health plans and strategies via exchange landscape, employer markets, population segments and plan design optimization.

The Building Blocks of Healthcare Exchanges

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You may also be interested in this related resource: Futurescan 2013: Healthcare Trends and Implications 2013-2018.