Top Trends in Aging Services 2019 by HDG

Health Dimensions Group (HDG) issued its “Top Trends in Aging Services 2019” report, detailing 11 developments that will shape the long-term care field’s future.

Here are the trends HDG predicts will radically shape aging services in 2019:

  1. Preparing for Medicare Fee-for-Service Payment Reform

  2. Medicare’s March Towards Value-Based Payment

  3. Occupancy and Census Causing Increasing Challenges to Net Operating Income

  4. Swift Action by Investors on Troubled Assets

  5. Continued Significant Workforce Challenges

  6. More Complex Continuum and Network Development

  7. Growth of Managed Care Models

  8. Need to Better Manage Psychosocial Issues

  9. Post-Acute and Senior Care Asset Repurposing

  10. Innovation from Rural Health

  11. Aggressive Cash Management

Read the full article in McKnights LTC News

View HDG’s whole list with explanations here