In the latest episode of our Talking Pop Health podcast, Host Eric Tower is joined by Hector Torres and Aaron Newman of FocalPoint Partners, which provides strategic and financial advisory services to health care organizations of all sizes and types. Hector is Managing Director and co-head of Health Care Investment Banking at FocalPoint Partners and Aaron is Vice President of Health Care Banking.
The trio discuss the roadblocks in the United States’ health care system that make adopting a population health approach difficult, as many organizations tend to be more focused on profit margins than on patient care. They note that organizations that can think strategically about the future of the industry will have better success with integrating population health into their operations. They additionally speak to how organizations might take the first steps toward integrating pop health capabilities.
Listen to Episode 9 here.