As the medical complexity of patients in the U.S. continues to increase, it is important for providers to be flexible in their ability to respond to current and future patient needs. This has been proven to be especially vital as the COVID-19 public health emergency demonstrated the need for health systems to have flexible bed capacity and care models.
But flexibility isn’t just important in an immediate crisis— it’s something healthcare leaders should be thinking about amid a rapidly changing healthcare landscape, as patient preferences and reimbursement continue to shift. Nimbleness is something that should be built into a health systems’ short- and long-term plans.
View this infographic to discover the value of co-locating multiple service lines on one hospital campus and the unique benefits this model offers patients.