While 2020 has been a year of challenges and uncertainty, it has also been a time of incredible growth, with organizations quickly pivoting and finding innovative technology solutions to emerging healthcare challenges. Companies navigating the disruption raised record-breaking funding rounds and experienced unprecedented levels of M&A activity as the pandemic accelerated the need for and adoption of digital health tech.
Going into 2021, uncertainty still looms but one thing is for certain: technology will continue to transform the healthcare landscape. Looking specifically at the financial aspects of care, we’ll see more providers embrace technology that frees them from the administrative burden associated with billing and payments. Here is what I predict for the year ahead.