December 2009
HealthLeaders Magazine;Dec2009, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p24
The article features physician Atul Gawande who wrote the article "The Cost Conundrum" in the June 1, 2009 issue of "New Yorker" magazine. Gawande says that the reason he wrote that article was because he was able to understand the academic data released by Dartmouth on Medicare costs and added that it seemed that the second problem was how to understand what to do about the costs. He cites that he is so proud that some have chosen his article as a point in the healthcare reform debate as it had help spotlight the problems that the reform should address.


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