Global trends affecting the future of healthcare

Uploaded by barcoTV on 17.02.2012

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The population is growing
2000: 6 billion people
2011: 7 billion people
2050: 9 billion people
Patients per doctor today
Patients per doctor today ...will double in 2050
And there's more...
The population is getting older
65+ today
65+ in 2050
65+ in 2100
80+ today
80+ in 2050
100+ today
100+ in 2050
What else?
Our lifestyles change...
high-fat diets
physical inactivity
The consequences are alarming
Cardiovascular diseases nrĀ°1 cause of death
17 million people die from cardiovascular disease each year
24 million people will die from cardiovascular disease in 2030
Every year, 15 million people suffer a stroke
Every 20 seconds, someone in the US has a heart attack
Cancer 2nd largest cause of death
8 million people died of cancer in 2008
Cancer will strike 12 million people in 2030
Cancer affects 1 in 3 people at some point in their lives
The rising cost of care
In 2011, the American healthcare bill topped $2.7 trillion
By 2020, the bill will jump to $4.6 trillion
Today, healthcare consumes 12% of GDP in most other Western countries
By 2020, healthcare will consume 16% of GDP
The need for higher efficiency in care
30% of current healthcare spending is wasted
Nurses and physicians spend 1/3 of their time doing paperwork
Paperwork has doubled over the last 2 decades
To face all these challenges...
We need higher performance, greater insight, and better quality of care
...throughout the hospital
Dental care
Operating Room
Point of care
Superior Clinical Performance
Smooth Diagnostic Workflow
High Healthcare Efficiency
Optimum Patient Care