Would combining a more flexible approach to delivering healthcare offer the productivity improvements for richer countries to address the never-ending funding problems? Combined with the technology benefits of telehealth, IOT and the potential to analyse complete data? Too often there is a divide between healthcare outcomes data and financial (costs) so it is hard to plan efficiently. Initiatives like BMJ Outcomes are promising Implementing outcome measurement in healthcare

The transformation seen in, say manufacturing and financial services, could be applied to healthcare. In fact it must as costs continue to balloon and customer demand increases.