TITLE

More Data + Less Care = Lower Cost + Better Health

AUTHOR(S)
Grunwald, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Time;6/29/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 25, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on medical care reform in the U.S. U.S. President Barack Obama has proposed health care reform which aims to lower costs by rewarding quality care and cutting out treatments that aren't needed. Ezekiel Emanuel, U.S. health adviser, and U.S. budget director Peter Orszag are working to change medical care in the U.S. to a data-driven system to alleviate unneeded cost.
ACCESSION #
42007504

 

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