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PwC Names Top Health Issues of 2013
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State health insurance exchanges lead off a top ten list of healthcare industry issues for 2013 issued Wednesday by PwC’s Health Research Institute. The group’s annual list of what to watch in healthcare this year also includes two issues that were the list in 2012: population health and pharma.

In a statement, Kelly Barnes, PwC’s health industries leader says the millions of American who will be covered under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will affect healthcare organizations already faced with a trifecta of full implementation of the PPACA, new consumer behaviors, and economic pressures to cut costs.