TITLE

cap and trade a mechanism to reduce healthcare costs

AUTHOR(S)
Weeks, William B.
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Nov2012, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p156
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses market-based "cap-and-trade" system as an effective measure to reduce healthcare costs and limit unchecked deletion of public resources. It also discusses the objectives of cap-and-trade system that includes helping the healthcare institutions to survive the change to new models of care, the use a market mechanism to create the transition, and also adds that the system would create value for the underperforming assets.
ACCESSION #
83292519

 

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