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Cost containment in health care: Patient attitudes toward overdiagnosis give me hope by David W. Patient Expert care costs, and can result in physical harm from invasive follow-up or needless treatment. A new study... in a long time because it suggests patients are ready to play a more active role in their health care...
Dude, you’re getting a raise! (If health care costs can be contained) by David W. Patient Expert in real wages, as a higher and higher percentage of employment costs come in the form of health care... up essentially all the money available for raises. What that means is that as health care costs are brought...
Health Care Cost Control v. the Nanny State by Francine H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven State,” and this morning MedPage Today , a web application for health professionals, has a poll... to participate do so. It’s only  a compilation of volunteers, who presumably care enough one way or...
Atul Gawande is too optimistic about health care cost control by David W. Patient Expert is: The health-care bill has no master plan for curbing costs. Is that a bad thing? In Gawande’s view... Union). The same can happen in health care, he says. As a city-dweller, I first heard...
Bipartisan Health Care Cost Control By Diktat: Insurers or Providers or Both by JaanS Medical Doctor According to the Kaiser Foundation, health care costs are continuing to go up . Assuming... that can quickly control costs? It's simple: leverage the insurance companies or the providers or both. 1...
Healthcare Nightmare: Controlling the Cost of Cost Control by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven healthcare is the best answer. A few alternatives(1) Limit liability costs via tort reform. (2) Unmask... that has already been performed. Consider paying physicians in tax breaks for this care and the care of the disabled and indigent...
Romney vulnerable on Massachusetts health care costs? Not really by David W. Patient Expert Politico argues that Mitt Romney may be haunted by Massachusetts health care costs . I disagree... longer than that to change health care. Efforts by private health plans to control costs with innovative...
Helping Consumers Get Health Care Costs Under Control by outofpocket Patient ExpertHealth Maven that we just give up. But the reality is out-of-pocket health care costs are up 50% over the last five years . The average family spends... and making it almost impossible to be a well-informed consumer of health care or to know the actual cost...
Will More Insurers Control Health Care Costs Better? by Rich Elmore Patient Expert contain the rising cost of health care? I would argue just the opposite. __________________________ Uwe... more would serve the goal of cost containment. Ideally, in my view, the market for health insurance...
Massachusetts gets ready to tame health care costs by David W. Patient Expert , however: Health plans are offering innovative payment models that reward quality and cost containment. As a result... have become more cost conscious while new community-based providers such as Steward Health Care are arising to fill...

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