TITLE

Rising Medical Costs Mean More Rough Times Ahead

AUTHOR(S)
Cutler, David M.
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;8/8/2017, Vol. 318 Issue 6, p508
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses an increase in medical costs in the U.S. as of August 2017. Topics include the U.S. government's search for a health care policy to replace the Affordable Care Act, the cost efficiency of disease prevention, and the challenges associated with increased medical spending as it applies to a variety of services, some more valuable than others.
ACCESSION #
124575377

 

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