Strategically Managing Health Care Costs

May 2012
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;May2012, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p14
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The article presents an overview of the impact that a transition to a value-based health care model in the U.S. will have on the quality and costs of health care in the U.S. A discussion of methods which hospitals and health care systems can use to adapt to a value-based business model and to reduce operating costs is presented. Successful cost cutting initiatives which were implemented in several U.S. hospitals are discussed.


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