TITLE

The Promise Of Health Care Cost Containment

AUTHOR(S)
Garber, Alan; Goldman, Dana P.; Jena, Anupam B.
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Health Affairs;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p1545
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Today the United States may be on the cusp of changing from a cost-unconscious health care system to one that seeks value. The consequences of adopting a value- based approach to coverage have not been well studied; however, several broad strands of the health literature suggest that spending could be reduced by as much as 30 percent without adversely affecting health.
ACCESSION #
27544022

 

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