This article was first published in Los Angeles Business Journal.
There’s never a shortage of unique issues facing the healthcare industry, and 2019 will be no different.
Topping the list in the year ahead will the opioid crisis and the use of medical marijuana. In terms of insurance, business and general liability cost is likely to continue to rise, while workers’ comp will continue its downward trend.
The following is an overview of hot button issues health care providers should prepare for in 2019.