In the midst of unprecedented change in the healthcare industry, EY’s Health Advisory Survey discovered great opportunity for value-driven care based on Beresford Research’s survey of over 700 top healthcare executives.

When EY wanted to create thought leadership and content around the fast-changing health care provider industry in the United States as it braced for mandated transformation to a value-based payment paradigm, EY turned to their trusted PR agency, Peppercomm, which in turn tapped Beresford Research to craft and implement a survey of over 700 qualified health care professionals. Respondents included chief medical officers, clinical quality executives and chief financial officers, with annual revenue of at least US$100 million.

The survey development process took nearly a month as Beresford Research, Peppercomm and EY’s health practice leaders worked collaboratively to craft the perfect questionnaire design. Surveys were fielded over a four-week period beginning the end of February 2017. This study identified several prominent factors that are challenging organizations’ performance and growth, and provided the basis for: