Health care spending rose 4.8% in 1997

Brostoff, Steven
November 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/23/98, Vol. 102 Issue 47, p16
Reports that health spending in the United States rose by 4.8 percent in almost 40 years in 1997 according to the Health Care Financing Administration. Declining growth in health care spending led by the private sector; Remarks from Health Insurance Association of America President Chip Kahn; Growth of spending for prescription drugs.


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