Government will pay larger slice of the pie

Wechsler, Jill
March 2010
Managed Healthcare Executive;Mar2010, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the government share of healthcare spending in 2010 in Washington, D.C. According to the Office of the Actuary of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, projected public spending totaled to more than $1.2 trillion in 2010 and account for more than 50% of all national health expenditures in 2011. It notes that public share of healthcare spending will reach 53% in 10 years. It mentions that Congressional leaders seek strategies for enacting the Senate reform bill.


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