TITLE

Thrown a curve

AUTHOR(S)
Daly, Rich
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/1/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 31, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Office of the Actuary of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its estimates of the effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. According to CMS, the healthcare law will not reduce or control the growing healthcare spending in the country. It notes that spending will be shifted from hospitals to physicians and pharmaceuticals. It provides the overall annual growth in healthcare spending from 2010 to 2014.
ACCESSION #
63888791

 

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