TITLE

Study: More spending does not translate to better health

PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);2/21/2003, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p11B
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the result of a survey, which examines the Medicare spending in the U.S. Differences in spending among different regions; Impact of spending on health care quality; Comparative Medicare system in highest-spending and lowest-spending markets.
ACCESSION #
9165028

 

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