Forecasts estimate that, without intervention, US health care expenditures will rise by 5.8% annually until 2022, outpacing economic growth by as much as one percentage point each year. The Economist Intelligence Unit focuses on a promising approach for containing costs while also improving outcomes for patients. Since more and more nations are opting for “value-based” methods as the strategy of choice for health care delivery, getAbstract recommends this fact-filled overview of the field.
In this summary, you will learn
- Why “value-based health care” is gaining popularity,
- How this system differs from traditional health care provisions, and
- How various participants in the health care industry will need to respond to the prevalence of value-based health care.
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