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Legal risk and US Healthcare and Medical Technology

Legal risk and US Healthcare and Medical Technology

There are two parts in this video. First is legal risk, and the other is the role of medical technology in US healthcare.

US healthcare system exhibits an increase in legal risk, evidenced by high medical malpractice payouts and defensive medicine practices.

Defensive medicine, both positive and negative, significantly impacts healthcare costs. Additionally, the system relies heavily on medical technology, driven by cultural beliefs, financing incentives, and competitive pressures.

Medical technology investments and IT budgets are increasing, indicating a trend towards technological advancement. IT budgets in healthcare are growing, with substantial spending on clinical IT and big data expected to rise. These factors shape the landscape of healthcare delivery in the US.

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