Balancing competing demands

Aging populations, increased patient demands and the rising costs of medicines and equipment: in both public and private sectors, healthcare managers are faced with a complex balancing act. How do you deliver greater medical excellence and improve patient service, while faced with ever tighter budgets?

As a result, healthcare is facing enormous change with delivery models being radically revised. Aspects of care are now provided by multiple organisations and public/private sector collaboration is increasing.

This in turn necessitates organisational transformation – moving from central provision to a more networked approach – and an increased focus on staff development and motivation.

From the UK’s National Health Service to private providers across Europe, North America and beyond, these are exactly the issues Hay Group is helping resolve. Our work has focused on: