A new report from Deloitte goes into detail on the drivers of the shift towards outpatient care: "Medical procedures are moving into outpatient facilities, mainly due to technological advances such as minimally invasive surgical procedures. But value-based care incentives are also playing a role in this trend."
You can find the full report here.
GlobeSt.com recently published a good summary article on favorable investment characteristics in the medical office sector. "There seems to be something for virtually all investment strategies in medical office" with the asset class combining "a strong defensive posture, sustaining nicely over time, even in economic dips...while at the same time offering growth driven by demand."
The full article is available here.