Pepperdine Alum and Board Member John Figueroa Writes Opinion on the Future of Healthcare for Chief Healthcare Executive
John Figueroa, chairman and chief executive officer of CarepathRx, Pepperdine alum and Graziadio board member, authored an opinion on the future of healthcare in Chief Healthcare Executive. The article, a preview of the November 4th Pepperdine Graziadio Future of Healthcare Symposium, describes the need for healthcare organizations to innovate and adapt. Figueroa points to five areas driving innovation and growth: personalized medicine, virtual care, pharmaceutical technology, cloud computing and divisional structures. Figueroa also notes disruptive technologies and innovation are already brightening the path to better medical outcomes. Indeed, the trend toward rapid innovation and transformation surges ahead. As all these variables rub together with increasing force, the rough corners and faults will be polished out. A shimmering future lies ahead for those willing to keep pace with innovation, writes Figueroa.
The full op ed is available here.