TITLE

FAST STATS

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Purchasing News;Feb2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics related to health care purchasing including the percentage of growth in nominal health spending in the U.S., the amount of nominal health spending in the U.S. in 2008 and the amount of Medicaid spending shift from state to federal government.
ACCESSION #
47884494

 

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