To adapt their businesses to a digital operating model, life sciences companies need to challenge their own organizational structures, capabilities and performance metrics to ensure they can not only compete but thrive in a healthcare environment that is focused on patient outcomes and value to the health system.
This new patient-centered paradigm personalizes therapeutic approaches, engages patients more broadly in their treatment and optimizes the combination of products and services that deliver improved health outcomes at lower cost to payers and healthcare providers.
This paper shares four critical digital trends that are shaping this pivot to the patient.
Every year, Accenture Technology Labs conducts extensive research into technology trends that will have the greatest impact for our clients in the years ahead.
Our 2014 analysis is the third year we have researched the technology issues specific to the life sciences industry. This research identifies the most important future trends that will shape the technology and business models of the future for life companies around the globe.