TITLE

Pace of healthcare spending continues to slow down

AUTHOR(S)
Wechsler, Jill
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Feb2007, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continuous slow-growth trend of healthcare spending in the U.S. The annual government analysis of healthcare spending indicted that outlays for healthcare rose only 6.9% in 005, continuing a three-year slow-growth trend. Meanwhile, a key factor that slowed spending was weaker growth in outlays for prescription drugs.
ACCESSION #
24103849

 

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