TITLE

Cost to remain driving force of health care in the 1990s

AUTHOR(S)
Wong, Vincent W. K.
PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Marketing News;1/22/1990, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that ever increasing costs will be the dominant force of change in health care during the 1990's in the U.S. In spite of isolated successes, cost containment has not been widely and correctly implemented enough to produce sufficient results in health care as a whole. Governments, employers, insurers, hospitals, consumers and physicians all have their own cost controlling solutions. Governments legislatively enhance privately funded health plans while curtailing public programs like Medicare. Employers shift insurance costs to employees.
ACCESSION #
19213998

 

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