TITLE

Government will pay larger slice of the pie

AUTHOR(S)
Wechsler, Jill
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Mar2010, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
48634001

 

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